The dangers of chloroform | Medical Mavericks

Dr Michael Mosley discusses the early deaths that exposed the dangers of chloroform.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 2'50''
  • Broadcast year: 2007
Curriculum Connection
  • History | Medicine in Britain, c1000-present | c1700-c1900: Medicine in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Britain | Approaches to prevention and treatment

Licence: ERA Licence required


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Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Medical Mavericks
  • Series: 1
  • Episode: Anaesthesia