Flashcards in Industrial Deck (24):
What year did cholera hit England?
In what year was the smallpox vaccination developed?
What method of preventing disease did the vaccination improve upon?
What disease did Jenner inject James Phipp with to prevent small pox?
How many more experiments did he carry out?
Give 2 reasons he faced opposition
- He couldnt explain
- Doctors were making money from innoculation
What year did the government make the vaccination compulsary?
What theory did the GT prove wrong in 1861?
What job did Pasteur do and in which country?
He was a French chemist
In what year did Koch prove the specific germs cause specific diseases
Name 3 germs he discovered
Name 3 vaccines that Pasteur develops
In what year did Nightingale go to the Crimea?
What changes did she make to the wards in the Crimea?
Ventilation, made it hygienic, care, sanitation
What 2 books did she write?
‘Notes on nursing’ & ‘Notes on hospitals’
What attitude did the government have in this period?
They didn’t care until the great stink effected them
Who wrote the report on the sanitary conditions of the labouring classes
When was the 1st public health act and what was wrong with it?
In 1848 and it wasnt compulsary
What did the 1st public health act reccomend?
Local board of health, cleaning streets
Who discovered what was causing cholera and what year?
Snow in 1854
Who built London’s sewer systems?
When was the great stink?
In what years were some working men allowed to vote?