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Annual report for the year 1923-24 : 26th year of issue adopted by the Board on 26 July, 1924 / Metropolitan Asylums Board.
- Eickhoff, Walter.
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Also known as
Annual report. 1923-24.
London : Printed by Harrison and Sons, 1924.
335 pages, 10 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, plans ; 25 cm
- Eickhoff, Walter.
- Powell, G. A.
- Foord-Caiger, F.
- Cartwright Wood, G. E.
- Adams, John.
- Rolleston, J. D. (John Davy), 1873-1946.
- Sherlock, Edward Birchall.
- Watt, James.
- Pugh, W. T. Gordon (William Thomas Gordon)
- Paterson, Marcus.
- Mawson, Edna E.
- Mair, W.
- Goodall, E. W.
- Thoms, Amy.
- Kelleher, W. H.
- Ronaldson, G. W.
- Hunter, A.
- Howard, Doris M.
- Björkegren, Margaret E.
- Gordon, J. Leslie.
- Stewart, R. M.
- Riddel, D. O.
- McGowan, P. D.
- Ross, John.
- Glen, Charles.
- Haworth, J. K.
- Whitby, James.
- Waring, Katherine.
- Heath, Charles J. (Charles Joseph), 1856-1934.
- Micklethwait, B.
Consists of a summary of the constitution, duties, details of work, organisation and members of the Board, a general review of the year (Walter Eickhoff, G. A. Powell), list of chief officers, statistical tables, medical report,infectious diseases section, mental diseases section including a report on the Caterham Mental Hospital, tuberculosis section, sick children section, dental statistics, report on the ambulance service, report of the Training Ship Exmouth, report on the casual poor and a financial statement
An aerial view of the Park Hospital, Hither Green is shown facing p.28
Includes bibliographic references
Partial contents: Smallpox / A. F. Cameron.-- Observations on certain of the foregoing statistical tables / F. Foord Caiger.-- Report on the laboratory work and preparation of diphtheria antitoxin carried out under the Metropolitan Asylums Board during the year 1923 / G. E. Cartwright Wood.-- On the aetiology of scarlet fever / W. Mair.-- A further note on ante-natal and post-natal syphilis / John Adams.-- An account of seven cases which were probably instances of epidemic encephalitis (encephalitis lethargica) / E. W. Goodall.-- The serum disease / J. D. Rolleston / Note on the connection between varicella and herpes / E. W. Goodall.-- The aetiological relationship between herpes and varicella / Amy M. Thoms.-- A note on the protective inoculation by the schick test and active immunisation against diphtheria of the boys on the training ship "Exmouth" / F. Foord Caiger.-- An account of six months of prophylactic work against diphtheria on the training ship "Exmouth" / W. H. Kelleher.-- A note on "spasmodic" diphtheria with two illustrative cases / G. W. Ronaldson.-- Hemiplegia as a complication of diphtheria / Amy M. Thoms.-- A case of typhoid fever in which there was spontaneous rupture of the capsule of the spleen / E. W. Goodall.-- Ophthalmia neonatorum. Results of treatment in cases in St. Margaret's Hospital, 1923.-- Death-rate in diphtheria as influenced by the dosage of antitoxin / Margaret E. Björkegren.-- On the use of the isolation chambers at the Eastern Hospital / E. W. Goodall.-- The value of combined bacteriological and clinical evidence in the diagnosis of diphtheria / F. Foord Caiger.-- A review of work undertaken at Caterham Mental Hospital laboratory / J. Leslie Gordon.-- The diagnosis of mental deficiency / E. B. Sherlock.-- Syphilis as an aetiological factor in mongolian idiocy / R. M. Stewart, D. O. Riddel.--An application of the methods of industrial psychology to mentally defective persons / P. D. McGowan, John Ross.-- Cases illustrating the after-effects of encephalitis lethargica / Charles Glen.-- Observations on the statistics for pulmonary tuberculosis / James Watt.-- Contributions by certain medical officers in the tuberculosis service / Marcus Paterson.-- Meningitis occurring in children under treatment for tuberculosis / J. K. Hawkworth.--Haemoptysis in children / Katherine Waring.-- The immediate cause of death in pulmonary tuberculosis in children / Katherine Waring.-- Sodium morrhuate in the treatment of non-pulmonary tuberculosis / E. E. Mawson.-- The conservative mastoid operation and its objects / Charles J. Heath.-- Oral sepsis and pulmonary tuberculosis- King George V. Sanatorium / B. Micklethwait.-- Dentigerous cyst in child of three years old / B. Micklethwait.
- Typhoid Fever
- Hospitals, Psychiatric
- Hospitals, Chronic Disease
- Sexually Transmitted Diseases
- London (England)
- Caterham Mental Hospital
- Park Hospital (Hither Green, England)
- White Oak School (Swanley, England)
- King George V Sanatorium (Goldalming, England)
- Pinewood Sanatorium (Wokingham, England)
- Princess Mary's Hospital for Children (Margate, England)