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Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

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Title
The different aspects of family phthisis :  in relation especially to heredity and life assurance   / by Reginald E. Thompson.
Family phthisis
Name/Creator
Thompson, Reginald E., creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1184523 
Location

Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Smith, Elder
Language
English
Description
viii, 238 p. ; 20 cm.
Form/Genre
text

statistics

print
Subject
Tuberculosis, Congenital, hereditary, and infantile ;  Tuberculosis, Congenital, hereditary, and infantile -- Case studies ;  Tuberculosis, Congenital, hereditary, and infantile -- Statistics ;  Tuberculosis -- genetics

Category
Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800-1922

Public Health, 1800-1899

Note
"The evidence upon which the arguments advanced in these pages are based is derived from the records of the Hospital for Consumption and Diseases of the Chest at Brompton, and from my experiences there"--P. [v].

Includes index.


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