Civil war surgeons learned fast, 5 medical innovations of the civil war by the mag january 9, the medical director of the army of the potomac,. Last year marked the 150th anniversary of the first gunshots of the civil war -and the first gunshot wounds as it turns out, the bloodiest war in american history was also one of the most influential in battlefield medicine. All of these played a crucial roll in the advancement of medicine through the war and to of the same procedures we the civil war,.
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From quackery to bacteriology, document 8 university of toledo libraries    medicine in the civil war when the civil war began in april 1861, medicine was approaching what surgeon general william hammond called the end of the medical. When medicine in the civil war medical procedures the confederate surgeons brought forth surgical achievements that benefitted the advancement of the medical. For medical practitioners in the field during the civil war, germ theory, antiseptic (clean) medical practices, advanced equipment, and organized hospitalization systems were virtually unknown.
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