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Title: Preventing infections12/09/2021Starter:The great plague of 1346-1353 killedapproximately 60% of the English population.Why do you think we’re better at preventinginfections in modern times?
THE BUBONIC PLAGUE OF1346-1353Some of the treatments recommendedby plague doctors included1.Trying ‘good’ and ‘bad’ smells2.Avoiding baths3.Bleeding yourself4.Scourging5.Drinking mercury and arsenic6.Strapping freshly plucked chickens to thebuboes7.Powdered unicorn horns
Describethe work of IgnazSemmelweis (4)Explainhow other discoveries aideddisease prevention (6)Illustratehow to prevent thespread of communicable diseases(7)Outlinethe process of vaccination(8)LO:To explain the spread of disease can be reduced or preventedPREVENTING INFECTIONS12/09/2021
In the 1850’s he was a doctorDuring this time many women died fromchildbed fever a few days after givingbirthTHE WORK OF IGNAZSEMMELWEIS
THE RICH DIED THE POORSURVIVEDIgnaz noted that many of the rich folkthat could afford doctors suffered withchildbed feverThe poor who were given midwifesusually survived

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