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History of the cholera controversy

with directions for the treatment of the disease

by Johnson, George

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Published by Churchill in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cholera,
  • Therapy,
  • Treatment,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sir George Johnson
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 78 p. ;
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24733915M
    OCLC/WorldCa12902835

    About Love in the Time of Cholera. From the Nobel Prize-winning author of One Hundred Years of Solitude comes a masterly evocation of an unrequited passion so strong that it binds three people’s lives together for more than fifty years. In the story of Florentino Ariza, who waits more than half a century to declare his undying love to the beautiful Fermina Daza, whom he lost to Dr. Juvenal. HISTORY OF CHOLERA. The existence of Asiatic Cholera cannot be distinctly traced back further than the year Previous to that time the greater part of India was unknown to European medical men; and this is probably the reason why the history of cholera does not extend to a more remote period.

      Cholera is an important public health problem, causing substantial morbidity and mortality especially in the developing countries. It is an indicator of socioeconomic problems and is a global threat to public health. Worldwide, approximately 3–5 million cholera cases and ,–, deaths due to cholera occur annually. Cholera is transmitted by drinking water or eating food, which is. Proceedings of the History of Anaesthesia Soci , Stanwell-Smith, R. Cholera, chloroform, and the science of medicine: a life of John Snow (book review). Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine 96(12), , Zuck, D. John Snow and .

    Challenging traditional approaches to medical history, Disease in the History of Modern Latin America. advances understandings of disease as a social and cultural construction in Latin America. This innovative collection provides a vivid look at the latest research in the cultural history of medicine through insightful essays about how disease—whether it be cholera or aids, leprosy or mental. A recent book that surrounded by controversy since its publication is The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown. The book gives a fictional account of characters revealing a hidden truth concealed by the Catholic Church for centuries, including the divinity of Christ, his celibacy, and the possibility of a genetic heritage.


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John Snow (15 March – 16 June ) was an English physician and a leader in the development of anaesthesia and medical is considered one of the founders of modern epidemiology, in part because of his work in tracing the source of a cholera outbreak in Soho, London, inwhich he curtailed by removing the handle of a water pump.

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External J Infect Dis. ;(6) Mintz ED, Tauxe, RT, Levine MM. The global resurgence of cholera. In: Noah N, O’Mahoney M, eds. Communicable Disease Epidemiology .You can download Cholera: The Biography in pdf format.