How far did WW1 accelerate medicine and treatment in the 20th century?

In this lesson you will consider evidence for and against the argument that WW1 accelerated medicine and treatment. You will also consider the 'big picture' of Medicine Through Time.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What was the first part of the chain of evacuation?

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Q2.Which part of the chain of evacuation was run by the Field Ambulance?

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Q3.How did the role of FANYs change as the war progressed?

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Q4.Why did casualty clearing stations carry out more operations as the war progressed?

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Q5.What is 'triage'?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What was the first part of the chain of evacuation?

1/5

Q2.Which part of the chain of evacuation was run by the Field Ambulance?

2/5

Q3.How did the role of FANYs change as the war progressed?

3/5

Q4.Why did casualty clearing stations carry out more operations as the war progressed?

4/5

Q5.What is 'triage'?

5/5

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How far did WW1 accelerate medicine and treatment in the 20th century?

End of lesson quiz for Lesson 30 - Medicine Through Time

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Q1.Which development was in use before WW1?

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Q2.Which of the following areas did doctors lack experience in before WW1?

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Q3.Which of the following was developed later in the 20th century (after WW1)?

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Q4.Which injury/illness was not as well understood during WW1?

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Q5.Why did WW1 lead to so many medical advances and treatments overall?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

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How far did WW1 accelerate medicine and treatment in the 20th century?

End of lesson quiz for Lesson 30 - Medicine Through Time

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which development was in use before WW1?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following areas did doctors lack experience in before WW1?

2/5

Q3.Which of the following was developed later in the 20th century (after WW1)?

3/5

Q4.Which injury/illness was not as well understood during WW1?

4/5

Q5.Why did WW1 lead to so many medical advances and treatments overall?

5/5

Lesson summary: How far did WW1 accelerate medicine and treatment in the 20th century?

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