Get 20M+ Full-Text Papers For Less Than $1.50/day. Start a 14-Day Trial for You or Your Team.

Learn More →

PREVENTIVE MEDICINE AND STATISTICS OF DISEASE IN VERMONT.

PREVENTIVE MEDICINE AND STATISTICS OF DISEASE IN VERMONT. At the late annual meeting of the Vermont State Medical Society, the president, Dr. Caverly of Rutland in his address gave some very interesting facts on the above topic. Back in 1815, Dr. Gallup of Woodstock, wrote a small volume "On Epidemic Diseases in the State of Vermont." This was among the first works on infectious diseases published in this country and has both a local and historical value. In 1857, the State began a system of gathering vital statistics, through the school district clerks, which are tabulated by the Secretary of the State. From these records some very interesting facts concerning the prevalence and mortality of diseases have been gathered. Consumption seems to lead all other diseases, and yet in a period of thirty-two years the deaths have ranged from 650 to 850 yearly. These deaths have been largely young men and women between 20 and 30 years of http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA American Medical Association

PREVENTIVE MEDICINE AND STATISTICS OF DISEASE IN VERMONT.

JAMA , Volume XIX (20) – Nov 12, 1892

PREVENTIVE MEDICINE AND STATISTICS OF DISEASE IN VERMONT.

Abstract


At the late annual meeting of the Vermont State Medical Society, the president, Dr. Caverly of Rutland in his address gave some very interesting facts on the above topic. Back in 1815, Dr. Gallup of Woodstock, wrote a small volume "On Epidemic Diseases in the State of Vermont." This was among the first works on infectious diseases published in this country and has both a local and historical value.
In 1857, the State began a system of gathering vital statistics,...
Loading next page...
 
/lp/american-medical-association/preventive-medicine-and-statistics-of-disease-in-vermont-4lMB58OcXv
Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1892 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
ISSN
0098-7484
eISSN
1538-3598
DOI
10.1001/jama.1892.02420200026003
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

At the late annual meeting of the Vermont State Medical Society, the president, Dr. Caverly of Rutland in his address gave some very interesting facts on the above topic. Back in 1815, Dr. Gallup of Woodstock, wrote a small volume "On Epidemic Diseases in the State of Vermont." This was among the first works on infectious diseases published in this country and has both a local and historical value. In 1857, the State began a system of gathering vital statistics, through the school district clerks, which are tabulated by the Secretary of the State. From these records some very interesting facts concerning the prevalence and mortality of diseases have been gathered. Consumption seems to lead all other diseases, and yet in a period of thirty-two years the deaths have ranged from 650 to 850 yearly. These deaths have been largely young men and women between 20 and 30 years of

Journal

JAMAAmerican Medical Association

Published: Nov 12, 1892

There are no references for this article.