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Title
Facts, observations, and practical illustrations, relative to puerperal fever, scarlet fever, pulmonary consumption, and measles :  a general view of the pathology and treatment of chronic diseases, with illustrations of the utility of sulphureous waters, and observations on the efficacy of the balsam of copaiva in inflammations of the mucous membranes   / by John Armstrong.
Facts and observations relative to the fever commonly called puerperal
Practical illustrations of the scarlet fever, pulmonary consumption, and measles
Armstrong on fevers, consumption, &
Name/Creator
Armstrong, John, 1784-1829, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1158144 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Hartford
Publisher
O.D. Cooke & Sons
Language
English
Description
vi, 120, iv, [3], 216, 80 p. ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
RC50 .A8
Subject
Puerperal septicemia ;  Scarlatina ;  Tuberculosis ;  Measles ;  Copaiba -- Therapeutic use ;  Mineral waters -- Therapeutic use

Category
Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800-1922

Public Health, 1800-1899

Medical Education and Practice

Germ Theory

Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Note
"Facts and observations, relative to the fever commonly called puerperal," and "Practical illustrations of the scarlet fever, pulmonary consumption, and measles ..." have special title-pages.


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