Last edited by Samull
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 | History

4 edition of Researches on tuberculosis found in the catalog.

Researches on tuberculosis

the Weber-Parkes Prize essay.

by Arthur Ransome

  • 37 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Smith, Elder in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 84 p.
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14038538M

  Tuberculosis has claimed many famous victims over the centuries, in fiction and in real life, from John Keats to George Orwell, from the Bronte sisters to Robert Louis Stevenson, from the heroines of Verdi’s La Traviata and Puccini’s La Bohème to the consumptives who whiled away the hours in conversation on Thomas Mann’s magic mountain. It became quite fashionable in the 19th century. OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint (1st work). Originally published: Researches on the effects of bloodletting in some inflammatory diseases: and on the influence of tartatized antimony and vesicaiton in pneumonitis / by P. Ch. A. Louis, translated by C.G. Putnam, with preface and .

Tuberculosis is a disease that caregivers in poor countries face every day. The purpose of this manual is to help caregivers take maximum possible advantage of both the existing methods and rare innovations offering improved diagnosis and treatment. ( views) Global Tuberculosis Control: Epidemiology, strategy, financing. Tuberculosis is a treatable, communicable disease that has two general states: latent infection and active disease. 1 With few exceptions, only those who develop active tuberculosis in the lungs or larynx can infect others, usually by coughing, sneezing, or otherwise expelling tiny infectious particles that someone else inhales. After more than 30 years of declines in reported tuberculosis.

Tuberculosis (TB) constitutes a significant and major public health emergency globally. Nigeria is one of the 22 high burden Tuberculosis countries. A high level of community awareness and positive perception towards TB and its management is crucial for the success of any control strategy. A national baseline survey was conducted in and a follow-up study in to measure knowledge of TB. National Library of Medicine Rockville Pike. Copyright FOIA Privacy. NLM Support Center Accessibility Careers.


Share this book
You might also like
Nuclear Disarmament

Nuclear Disarmament

A thousand more laughs

A thousand more laughs

Gilbert White Museum edition of The natural history of Selborne

Gilbert White Museum edition of The natural history of Selborne

history of American literature

history of American literature

Prehistoric life on earth

Prehistoric life on earth

Citrate-process pilot-plant operation at the Bunker Hill Company

Citrate-process pilot-plant operation at the Bunker Hill Company

Making a meal of it

Making a meal of it

Sophy of Kravonia

Sophy of Kravonia

Aspects sociaux de la radio et de la television

Aspects sociaux de la radio et de la television

Federal oil and gas lease appeals in the Department of the Interior

Federal oil and gas lease appeals in the Department of the Interior

Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and related agencies appropriations bill, fiscal year 1999

Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and related agencies appropriations bill, fiscal year 1999

entertainer

entertainer

Researches on tuberculosis by Arthur Ransome Download PDF EPUB FB2

TB Epidemiologic Studies Consortium. The TB Epidemiologic Studies Consortium (TBESC) was established to strengthen, focus, and coordinate tuberculosis (TB) research. The TBESC is designed to build the scientific research capacities of state and metropolitan TB control programs, participating laboratories, academic institutions, hospitals, and both non- and for-profit organizations.

Researches On Tuberculosis: The Weber-Parkes Prize Essay: Medicine & Health Science Books @ mat: Paperback. tuberculosis (TB), contagious, wasting disease caused by any of several mycobacteria. The most common form of the disease is tuberculosis of the lungs (pulmonary consumption, or phthisis), but the intestines, bones and joints, the skin, and the genitourinary, lymphatic, and nervous systems may also be.

TUBERCULOSIS RESEARCH IN THE NETHERLANDS: INNOVATION TO ACCELERATE GLOBAL TUBERCULOSIS ELIMINATION position in the PanACEA drug trial consortium, longstanding collaborations in TB high-incidence countries and access to (drug-resistant) M.

tuberculosis strains from large parts of the world provide Dutch groups with excellent capacity for. Tuberculosis research focuses on finding new treatments, vaccines, and diagnostic tools for tuberculosis. This eMedTV article discusses each of these areas of focus and explains how each will impact future tuberculosis treatment.

Background: Most researches on the correlate of Tuberculosis (TB) treatment outcomes place emphasis on sociodemographic characteristics of the patients, Human Immunodeficiency Virus status and CD4. 33 rows  Epidemiology of Tuberculosis Among Non-U.S. –Born Persons in the United States. CiteScore: ℹ CiteScore: CiteScore measures the average citations received per document published in this title.

CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a given year (e.g. ) to documents published in three previous calendar years (e.g. – 14), divided by the number of documents in these three previous years (e.g. – 14). Books shelved as tuberculosis: Breathing Room by Marsha Hayles, Doc by Mary Doria Russell, Extraordinary Means by Robyn Schneider, Queen of Hearts by Mar.

Tuberculosis is a complicated medical condition that has a rich and important history, a distinctive social context, and an active and destructive present.

The disease appears in Greek literature as early as BCE and was a favorite of 19th-century novelists whose heroines often succumbed to "consumption.".

Additional Physical Format: Print version: Ransome, Arthur. Researches on tuberculosis. London, Smith, Elder, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet. This book presents in detail the research program sponsored by the National Tuberculosis Association from its very beginning to its extent in The three sections of the book deal with the historical development of the medical research program as sponsored by the National Tuberculosis Association, a brief resume of some of the researches.

Tuberculosis and how to combat it; a book for the patient, (St. Louis, C.V. Mosby company, ), by Francis Marion Pottenger (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) A study of the housing and social conditions in the Ann Street District of Los Angeles, California.

A history of tuberculosis from the time of Sylvius to the present day; being in part a translation, with notes and additions, from the German of Dr.

Arnold Spina; containing also an account of the researches and discoveries of Dr. Robert Koch and other re [FACSIMILE] [Arnold Spina] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

FACSIMILE: Reproduction A history of tuberculosis from the. Research on tuberculosis in tribal areas in India: A systematic Review Article (PDF Available) in The Indian journal of tuberculosis 65(1) June with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Three consensus statements highlighted and proposed research priorities for multidrug-resistant (MDR) tuberculosis. A consensus statement on MDR tuberculosis was published by the Stop TB Partnership's working group on MDR tuberculosis. 13 The research subgroup of the working group on MDR tuberculosis produced a document in which they investigated the scale-up of programmatic.

FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH. An understanding of the differences and commonalities of tuberculosis among high-burden countries is critical for a better understanding of the global tuberculosis epidemic, the natural history of the disease, and, ultimately, the development of appropriate scientific approaches for discovery and development of drugs, vaccines, and diagnostics applicable in these.

tuberculosis; however, the bacilli had a propen-sity to develop resistance to antibiotics when only streptomycin was used. Bycombined drug treatment was established and, a few years later, isoniazid was introduced as a “miracle” cure for TB when combined with properly chosen drug combi-nations for sufficient duration (Davis, ).

Tuberculosis kills more people today than HIV and malaria combined. Inthere were an estimated million new TB cases worldwide and million TB deaths. Six countries account for 60 per cent of the total burden, with India accounting for 27 per cent of the global cases, followed by Indonesia, China, Nigeria, Pakistan and South Africa.

A comprehensive textbook on tuberculosis that covers all aspects of the disease: epidemiology, microbiology, diagnosis, treatment, control and prevention. The main part of the book comprises very detailed and richly illustrated clinical chapters. The copious images are the advantage of this book.

Chapters on new methods and treatments and on animal tuberculosis are included/5(4). Tuberculosis (TB) is a disease caused by bacteria called Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

The bacteria usually attack the lungs, but they can also damage other parts of the body. TB spreads through the air when a person with TB of the lungs or throat coughs, sneezes, or talks.

If you have been exposed, you should go to your doctor for tests.The Importance of Tuberculosis Research. Tuberculosis (TB) remains one of today’s global health challenges, ranking as the second leading infectious cause of death and one of the most burden-inflicting diseases in the world.

The WHO Global Tuberculosis Report estimated a worldwide incidence of million new cases and million deaths.Breathing Room by Marsha Hayles Evvy Hoffmeister is a 13 year old girl who is put into Loon Lake Sanitarium in Loon Lake, Minnesota during the beginning of WWII to be treated for Tuberculosis.

At first Evvy is afraid of her new, unknown surroundings, but as /5().