If we go into hospital today, we know anaesthetics, antibiotics and antiseptics will be used to make the visit as pain-free and safe as possible. But how were they discovered, and what were operations like before they were used? This fact-filled information book looks at the journey surgery has made, from its early days to modern hospitals.
* Ruby/Band 14 books give increasing opportunities for children to develop their skills of inference and deduction.
* Text type: An information book.
* Curriculum links: Science; History.
* This book has been quizzed for Accelerated Reader.
This is Book 502 in the Collins Big Cat Series. See all Collins Big Cat books here.