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Annual report for the year 1913 : (16th year of issue) / Metropolitan Asylums Board.

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Also known as

Annual report. 1913


London : printed by Henderson & Spalding, 1914.

Physical description

xxxii, 287 pages, 9 unnumbered folded leaves of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm


Consists of a summary of the constitution and duties of the Board, the report of the Board (R. Woolley Walden, T. Duncombe Mann), a list of managers, report of the Hospitals Committee (Elliott Browne), report of the Asylums Committee (T. Cornell), reports of the Commissioners in Lunacy (F. Needham, E. Marriott Cooke, L.L. Shadwell, C. Hubert Bond, S. J. Fraser MacLeod, Sidney Coupland, B.T. Hodgson), report of the Children's Committee (Geo. Bell Doughty [and others]), the training ship, "Exmouth" (Geoffrey Drage, Reginald B. Colmore), report of the casual wards committee (H. Willingham Gell), report of the Ambulance Committee (B. Portman), report of the General Purposes Committee (C. Botterill), report of the Finance Committee (Jackson Hunt), report of the Works Committee (F.J. Oldman), report of the Contract Committee (W.H. Ecroyd), report of the Statistical Committee (Edward C. Bousfield)
reports of the medical superintendents of the Eastern Hospital, Homerton (E.W. Goodall), the North-Eastern Hospital, South Tottenham (Frederic Thomson), the North-Western Hospital, Haverstock Hill (John MacCombie), The Western Hospital, Fulham (R.M. Bruce), the South-Western Hospital, Stockwell (F. Foord Caiger), the Grove Hospital, Tooting (J.E. Beggs), the South Eastern Hospital, New Cross (F.M. Turner), the Brook Hospital, Shooter's Hill (J. B. Byles), the Northern Hospital, Winchmore Hill (C.E. Matthews), Southern Hospital, Dartford (J. Howell Griffiths), the Downs Sanatorium (A.F. Cameron), tuberculosis and fever statistics, Joyce Green Hospital, Dartford (T. F. Ricketts), reports of the medical superintendents of Tooting Bec Asylum (E.H. Beresford), Leavesden Asylum, King's Langley (Frank Ashby Elkins), Caterham Asylum (P.E. Campbell), Darenth Industrial Colony, near Dartford (E.B. Sherlock), Bridge Industrial Home, Witham (E.B. Sherlock),Fountain Temporary Asylum, Tooting, London (J. Leslie Gordon), statistical tables for the asylums, report upon the laboratory work and preparation of diphtheria antitoxin carried out under the Metropolitan Asylums Board during the year 1913 (G. Sims Woodhead, G.E. Cartwright Wood), medical supplement to the report of the statistical committee (edited by F.M. Turner, J.E. Beggs) including statistics about infectious diseases, tracheotomy, laparotomy, intubation, statistical tables and short articles

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Includes bibliographical references and index


Partial contents: Intramuscular injections of antitoxin in the treatment of diphtheria / J.D. Rolleston and C. R. MacLeod.-- Some observations on the use of tuberculin at the Downs sanatorium / J. MacMillan.-- A review of the tuberculosis work at Winchmore Hill / E.F. Coghlan.-- Tuberculin as a factor in sanatorium treatment / W.C. Fowler.-- The use of physical exercises in the sanatorium treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis / T. Nicol.



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