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  • Smallpox Inoculation Case Study

    The source I have selected is a handwritten outline for a lecture on the smallpox inoculation, an injection that releases a very minor for of the disease into the patient for trained immunity. The passage focuses on preparing the body before inoculation, especially in regards to humoralism and temporal changes. As the database only provided one image of the source, the source is approximately one-page long. Although short, the source delivers a very concise description of a case study of a young girl in England and focuses on the preparation of her body before inoculation (however, the patient’s parents revoked their decision for their child to receive the injection). It is possible that the following pages of the notes may have focused on…

    Words: 1950 - Pages: 8
  • Why Are Measles Immunizations

    that assaults the resistant framework and other living cells. Youngsters are considerably more helpless against ailments on account of their feeble invulnerable frameworks. They 're feeble on the grounds that they haven 't lived sufficiently long to assemble invulnerabilities for such contaminations. So how might youngsters secure themselves? Inoculations are the reply. In any case, in drug, there are dependably hazards. A few guardians contend that immunizations shouldn 't be compulsory for…

    Words: 1954 - Pages: 8
  • Smallpox And Vaccination Theory

    Inoculation is what started the path to vaccinations. Since smallpox was such a common disease, communities tried to prevent it the best they could. These folk practices were used in many parts of the world like Turkey, Asia, China, and India. The two most common practices included inserting pus into an incision made on the arm and breathing in crushed smallpox scabs into the nose. Both of these methods were used on healthy children since once you acquire the smallpox disease you are…

    Words: 1546 - Pages: 7
  • Unknown Microorganism

    identify fermentation of carbohydrates for the unknown organism #40. Phenol red is a ph. indicator as the inverted Durham tube indicates gas production. The unknown organism was inoculated into each phenol red broth with either sucrose or lactose. The inoculating tool was sterilized by heat between each inoculation. The inoculated broth was then incubated at 37℃ for 24-48 hours. The negative outcomes are: medium…

    Words: 1283 - Pages: 6
  • Edward Jenner's Cowpox Vaccine

    Smallpox was very present in the every day life in Jenner's time during the 18th century. Its intense outbreaks resulted in high mortality rates. Smallpox was the leading cause of death at the time, It did not stick to a specific social class, and disfigurements such as blindness and scars was common to anyone that survived the disease. The only combat against the disease developed in China and India in which the people would infect a healthy person on purpose. The idea behind this was that if a…

    Words: 733 - Pages: 3
  • Small Pox Research Paper

    You where able to protect your children form this frightful epidemic. The symptoms of small pox where hard to endure, however if they chose to have the procedure, they would most likely only receive a mild case. Yes, it was going to be painful, however, the little pain you would feel is better than massive case that might causes you a vary painful death. Cotten Mather accounts how the poor where all ding from this illness until they learned to take the juices from the a small pox victim then cut…

    Words: 712 - Pages: 3
  • How Did Edward Jenner Replace Immunization Technique?

    It was in late eighteenth century Edward Jenner discovered a safer immunizing technique that could replace the preexisting variolation technique, the vaccination. The method of variolation encountered significant death rate which led the world go panic. Therefore, physicians were on the quest of finding a new and more secure method of immunization with minimal or no death rates. On this basis, an English physician named Edward Jenner (1748–1823) searched for a cure for smallpox, a devastating…

    Words: 365 - Pages: 2
  • Vaccines For Children: A Case Study

    It helps to prevent any bacterial contamination. Small quantities of antibiotic are included in the vaccines because some children may have a serve allergy. Some parents are concerned about the antibiotics being in their children’s vaccines may be harmful but to reassure parents that antibiotics that cause serve allergic reactions are not used. Formaldehyde is used to latent viruses so that they do not cause any diseases and to detoxify bacterial toxins. During the inoculation manufacturing…

    Words: 930 - Pages: 4
  • Essay On Vaccinations

    Vaccinations According to the CDC, "732,000 American children were saved from death and 322 million cases of childhood illnesses were prevented from 1994-2014 due to vaccinations." ("Should Any Vaccines Be Required for Children?"). There are many parents with young children living in the United States. Those parents have the option to either have their children vaccinated or not. Growing up, my parents chose to have my siblings and me vaccinated and as a result we are all healthy. Many parents,…

    Words: 1146 - Pages: 5
  • The History Of Smallpox Eradication

    Smallpox “ The last known case of smallpox was reported in West and Central Africa, since then it has been declared eradicated,”(Foege, Williams Smallpox Eradication in West and Central Africa). Before smallpox was eradicated, smallpox originated from North eastern Africa in 10,000 B.C. according to WHO(World Health Organization) smallpox has killed 300 to 500 million people before eradication.…

    Words: 482 - Pages: 2
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