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PRAGUE Return of Health Commission The commission of the ministry of public health and physical education, consisting of six high officials in the ministry, which made a trip to the United States and England under the auspices of the Rockefeller Foundation for the study of public health administration, has returned home. A scheme for a special department of reorganization of the ministry and the entire public health service in the republic is being considered. Typhus Fever Scattered focal areas of typhus fever have appeared again in Slovakia and Ruthenia. It is to be expected that more cases will follow, because typhus fever in that part of the world is not a winter but a spring disease. The same thing is true about smallpox, although there is a law on compulsory vaccination in existence. It is difficult, of course, to put it into effect owing to transportation difficulties and ignorance of the http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA American Medical Association

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JAMA , Volume 76 (13) – Mar 26, 1921

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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1921 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
ISSN
0098-7484
eISSN
1538-3598
DOI
10.1001/jama.1921.02630130050020
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Abstract

Return of Health Commission The commission of the ministry of public health and physical education, consisting of six high officials in the ministry, which made a trip to the United States and England under the auspices of the Rockefeller Foundation for the study of public health administration, has returned home. A scheme for a special department of reorganization of the ministry and the entire public health service in the republic is being considered. Typhus Fever Scattered focal areas of typhus fever have appeared again in Slovakia and Ruthenia. It is to be expected that more cases will follow, because typhus fever in that part of the world is not a winter but a spring disease. The same thing is true about smallpox, although there is a law on compulsory vaccination in existence. It is difficult, of course, to put it into effect owing to transportation difficulties and ignorance of the

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JAMAAmerican Medical Association

Published: Mar 26, 1921

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