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  Medical Marvels great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Throughout history, humankind has developed many wonderful devices and techniques to heal illness and improve human health. Can you match ten of these remarkable innovations to the inventor(s) and year of discovery?
Easier, 10 Qns, MikeMaster99, Dec 30 21
MikeMaster99 gold member
Dec 30 21
549 plays
  Pavlov's Dogs best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
How much do you really know about the experiments Pavlov conducted on dogs in his landmark research which led to a 1904 Nobel prize?
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Apr 21 11
looney_tunes editor
3085 plays
  Is Laughter the Best Medicine? - 10 questions - 3 mins
There have been many amazing advances in medicine which have improved the lives of many people. This quiz aims to explore some of them.
Easier, 10 Qns, Tan72, Sep 02 21
Sep 02 21
595 plays
  Medical History top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Questions relating to the history of medicine.
Average, 10 Qns, sardine, Mar 27 14
8794 plays
  Taming the Demon Under the Microscope - 10 questions - 3 mins
"The Demon Under the Microscope" by Thomas Hager chronicles the development of sulfa drugs in the years between the World Wars. These predecessors to antibiotics were the first widely effective antimicrobials.
Easier, 10 Qns, MariaVerde, Apr 20 22
MariaVerde gold member
Apr 20 22
361 plays
  A Medical Check-Up best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Use this quiz to check up on your knowledge of medical history.
Average, 10 Qns, FatherSteve, Jul 21 14
FatherSteve gold member
1941 plays
  Medicine in Ancient Rome best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
In Rome and need a doctor? My doctor's surgery is now open. Step inside and see how we did it in the good old days. Oh... did I not mention it's 45 B.C.?
Average, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, May 23 16
Tizzabelle gold member
May 23 16
2198 plays
  A Tour of a Victorian Pharmacy best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Take a trip through time to answer questions about the sights you might have seen in a Victorian era (1837-1901) British pharmacy. It was nothing like the modern experience of popping down to your local store for a prescription!
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Aug 12 14
Fifiona81 editor
601 plays
  What Did the Doc Say? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz deals with ten names no longer in use that were once given by the medical profession to various conditions. How many do you know?
Easier, 10 Qns, Creedy, May 11 19
Creedy gold member
May 11 19
649 plays
  Great Leaps in Medical Practice popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
We all love to have our diseases cured and wounds healed... but how did doctors learn to do all that stuff?
Average, 10 Qns, drowsteel, Aug 07 22
Aug 07 22
1134 plays
trivia question Quick Question
For what purpose was an antaphrodisiac once used?

From Quiz "What Did the Doc Say?"

  Theres Mold in Them Thar Pills There's Mold in Them Thar Pills - 10 questions - 3 mins
The historic use of medical apparatus covers many tools. Here is a quiz on some of these things.
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Feb 19 19
Feb 19 19
313 plays
  Ancient Medical Terms great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Would you know the meaning of these centuries old medical terms if they were still in use today - and perhaps still are?
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Feb 06 19
Creedy gold member
Feb 06 19
430 plays
  Medieval Medical Treatments - 10 questions - 4 mins
It's no wonder people died so young during this period in history, you think? Many medieval medical treatments were certainly barbaric - but others, amazing.
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Sep 04 21
Creedy gold member
Sep 04 21
262 plays
  History of Enemas great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Some of it anyhow. It's quite interesting really. I hope you learn something new from it.
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Apr 27 17
Creedy gold member
Apr 27 17
479 plays
  I'm Missing popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Ten quizzes on that most essential of equipment for missing teeth - dentures, prosthetic devices and false teeth. Take a big bite and off we go.
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Nov 07 21
Creedy gold member
Nov 07 21
745 plays
  Obscure Medical and Health Terms 2 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Ten more obscure terms from the past, now no longer in use, relating to the world of health and medicine.
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Aug 06 15
Creedy gold member
550 plays
  Obscure Medical and Health Terms great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Ten obscure terms related to the world of health and medicine for you. Some of these are quite comical. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Jul 03 15
Creedy gold member
705 plays
  Medicine in History top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
See how much you know about some of the famous (and not so famous) moments in medical history.
Difficult, 10 Qns, bullymom, Jul 29 09
4630 plays
  Magic Bullets and Other Medical Milestones - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is a quiz about important medical discoveries, breakthroughs, and major events. No technical knowledge required.
Average, 10 Qns, daver852, Aug 02 13
daver852 gold member
626 plays
  A History of Hysteria great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
My - humble - attempt to answer questions you didn't know you had about hysteria. Warning: clinical terms appear in the quiz, not to make you uncomfortable, but to accurately describe perceptions and treatments of hysteria in the past.
Tough, 10 Qns, amidabutsu, Mar 06 13
531 plays
  Kill or Cure! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
The 19th Century and the Victorian Era saw tremendous advances in medical discoveries and surgical practices. Within the course of 75 years, medicine and health care changed quite dramatically. Medicine was put on a true scientific footing.
Average, 10 Qns, Englizzie, Oct 18 16
Oct 18 16
717 plays
  Living in a Vaccination Nation - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz will cover various vaccines, and the people credited with developing them. Just match the vaccine to the developer. Thanks to Kyleisalive for the Author's Challenge title. Have fun, and good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, jddrsi_raven, Apr 29 20
Apr 29 20
255 plays
  Nineteenth Century Medical Theories - 10 questions - 9 mins
Ebenezer Entwhistle suffered many symptoms, and received much contradictory advice, during his life in the early nineteenth century USA. Can you identify which of the competing medical theories his friends and doctors believed in, based on their advice?
Tough, 10 Qns, littlepup, Sep 24 14
285 plays
  Inventors of Medical Devices - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is a quiz about a few of the inventors of medical devices and equipment in the 19th and 20th centuries. Most have been improved and are still in use today. The incorrect choices are also inventors and their inventions are noted.
Difficult, 10 Qns, YOMD39, May 12 04
2197 plays
  History of Medicine - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a short quiz on some of the significant events in the history of medicine. You must choose the date (but it's not that hard). You may be surprised at some of the answers.
Difficult, 10 Qns, googoodoll1020, Sep 19 18
Sep 19 18
3107 plays
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