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Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800–1922

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Title
Believing that success in the attempt to control tuberculosis must depend to a large degree on the activity of the physicians, the Suffolk District Committee on Tuberculosis wishes at this time to call the attention of all the members of the Society to certain important considerations and to enlist their cooperation in the work now being carried on in this section of the State
Name/Creator
Massachusetts Medical Society, Suffolk District Committee on Tuberculosis., creator
Jackson, Henry, 1858-1940
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1076895 
Location
Master Microforms

Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
[Boston
Publisher
Massachusetts Medical Society, Suffolk District Committee on Tuberculosis
Language
English
Description
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 28 cm.
Form/Genre
text

letter

print
Subject
Tuberculosis -- Massachusetts -- Prevention ;  Tuberculosis -- Treatment -- Massachusetts ;  Tuberculosis -- Diagnosis -- Massachusetts

Category
Regulation and Legislation

Medical Education and Practice

Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800-1922

Note
Printed form letter from the Committee to members advocating effective treatment of tuberculosis, registration of known cases according to state laws passed in 1907, and early diagnosis, especially in children. Signed by Henry Jackson, Chairman, and members of the Committee.

Title from first line of text.

Name on letterhead: Massachusetts Medical Society, Suffolk District Committee on Tuberculosis.
Other Title
  Harvard medicine preservation microfilm project ; 00782
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