A world war costing millions of lives actually also saved millions of humans at the same time. Scholars investigate the advancements of medicine in the 25th lesson of a 32-part series on the Great War. A short video clip results in open discussion as the class analyzes field hospitals, surgery, and the use of modern-day penicillin.
- Descriptions of WWI medicine contain graphic descriptions and visuals
- Resource links to today's medicine and research
- Lesson contains primary source WWI photography and video clips