Daily Quiz for October 31, 2011

Dr. Charles Drew, who discovered how to preserve human blood for transfusion, directed American and British blood-plasma programs at the beginning of this war.

  • World War I
  • World War II
  • Korean War
  • Vietnam War


2 Responses

  1. Rudy

    He died because blood transfusion was withheld due to prejudice during the 50’s.

    • Simon Lambert

      This is an urban myth the 3 other doctors travelling with him who only received minor injuries all attest that they and Drew received immediate and appropriate care at the hospital they were taken to. Lets get our facts right and not re-iterate a “fable” to make a story out of nothing


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