MD#4 National Museum of Civil War Medicine

Divided by Conflict, United by Compassion

48 E. Patrick St.
Frederick, MD



Coaster Card Answers

Question 1

Diseases killed two thirds of the soldiers who died during the Civil War.

Question 2

During the Civil War, Frederick, MD, became one vast hospital with a population of over 18,000

Question 3

95% of operations was performed with either chloroform or ether


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