Revolutionary War Medicine, Battlefield Surgery, Amputation, and Smallpox Inoculation

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@BobbleheadGeorge @mountvernon Join Mr. Graham, Mr. Raymond, and Mr. Gimbi as the guys explore 18th century medical techniques while celebrating Revolutionary War Weekend at George Washington's Mount Vernon! -- VIDEO CHAPTERS -- 0:01 - Intro 0:26 - Modern Medicine vs 18th Century Medicine 0:39 - The impact the Revolutionary War had on medicine 0:54 - Smallpox epidemic during the Revolutionary War 1:11 - 18th century smallpox inoculation 3:06 - Dr. Grimes, British surgeon 3:15 - What qualifications did Revolutionary War surgeons have? 3:49 - Did Revolutionary War surgeons treat more disease or wounds? 4:30 - 18th century amputation during the Revolutionary War 9:53 - Post-amputation recovery 10:59 - Wrapping things up! Follow us on Instagram! Like us on Facebook @Bobblehead George Song License: MB01BWSQWRPGLWN For business inquires email me at To become a patron visit
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