Public Health Reports Volume 32, PT. 1

Public Health Reports Volume 32, PT. 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918 edition. Excerpt: Scott County, Ark. Dr. S. R. lIc-Kclvey, secretary Colorado State Board of Health, has reported a death from rabies in Denver in a boy aged 14. The boy had been bitten on the hand by a rabid dog October 30, 1916. He was given the Pasteur antirabic treatment between November 5 and 25, 1916. The report states: "This boy was a student in the high school and continued his studies without missing a single day in attendance until Friday, January 19. He did not attend school on account of not feeling very well but without special symptom, except a 'tingling' sensation which had been noticed in one a1'm during the previous three or four days. Wliilti the boy did not attend school on Friday, he remained cheerful and devoted some time to singing and playing on the piano. O11 Saturday, January '20, the. family physician was called. The patientdied on January 21. 1917, after having been in convulsions much of the time during the 24 hours preceding death. "Three other persons were bitten by same dog and all took the treatment at same time." Virginia Report for December, 1916. During the month of December, 1916, one case of rabies in man was reported in 'irginia. RABIES IN ANIMALS. City Reports for Week Ended Jan. 20. 1917. During the week ended January '.20, 1917, two cases of rabies in animals were reported in Detroit, Mich., and four cases in Niagara Falls, N. Y. SCARLET FEVER. SMALLPOX. Connecticut. Collaborating Epidemiologist Black reported that during the week ended February 3, 1917, 19 new cases of smallpox were notified in Connecticut as follows: Grecnxvich 1, New London 2, Stonington 7, Torrington 1, Vaterbury 8. Minnesota. Collaborating Epidemiologist Bracken reported that during the week ended...
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  • Paperback | 234 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 426g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236953657
  • 9781236953650