India Papers

Medicine - Disease

'Medicine - Disease' contains the following 51 items:

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Distribution and causation of leprosy in British India 1875 [ID: 74457530]

Untitled collection of reports from various provinces on the distribution and causation of leprosy with no titles and various pagings. One volume in various pagings. "Titles" in square brackets are cataloguer supplied.

Author: India. Dept. of Revenue and Agriculture

Publisher: India. Dept. of Revenue and Agriculture

Date published: 1879

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Report of an outbreak of cholera in Suhutwar, Bulliah sub-division [ID: 74457800]

Short report contains 1869 cholera statement and correspondence from officials.

Probable date published: 1869

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Report of an investigation into the causes of the diseases known in Assam as Kála-Azár and Beri-Beri [ID: 74458285]

Report covers course and results of investigation. Describes spread, symptoms and pathology. Life-history of parasite includes drawings of microscopic observations.

Publisher: Assam (India). Secretariat. Press

Author: Giles, George Michael James, 1853-1916

Date published: 1890

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Account of plague administration in the Bombay Presidency from September 1896 till May 1897 [ID: 74458388]

Detailed report includes measures taken and history of plague administration. Describes passing of the Epidemic Diseases Act and constitution of first Plague Committee. Includes five Plague Committees and reports by officials. Maps show spread of plague.

Author: Couchman, Malcolm Edward

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Inquiry into the circumstances attending an outbreak of cholera in H. M.'s 18th Hussars at Secunderabad in the month of May 1871 [ID: 74458575]

Detailed report with statistical tables and maps. Includes replies from the medical officer to questions from the Sanitary Commissioner.

Author: Cornish, William Robert, 1828-1897

Probable date published: 1871

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Cholera in India, 1862 to 1881 [ID: 74461102]

Bengal Province, 1862 to 1881, and review. Describes outbreaks of cholera in districts of Bengal. Includes observations from medical staff, charts and statistical tables. 1872 census figures shown at front.

Author: Bellew, H. W.(Henry Walter),1834-1892

Publisher: Bengal (India). Secretariat

Date published: 1884

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Cholera in southern India [ID: 74461103]

A record of the progress of cholera in 1870, and résumé of the records of former epidemic invasions of the Madras Presidency by W.R. Cornish. Extensive report gives context of cholera and describes cholera invasions of 1818, 1859-1969. 1870 cholera described in various districts plus influence of sanitation on cholera. Tables show mortality rates and rainfall.

Author: Cornish, William Robert, 1828-1897

Date published: 1871

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Hookworm disease and how to prevent it [ID: 74462535]

Pamphlet written for those living in Indian villages.

Author: Lane, Clayton Arbuthnot

Report(s) of the Plague Research (Lyons) Committee, 1897 [ID: 77504162]

Untitled. "I.- Report / by Surgeon-Major Lyons. II. - Report / by Surgeon-Captain Childe. III. - Summary of work carried on by Mr Hankin." Reports include causes of plague, hospital admission statistics and descriptions of epidemic plague in Bombay. Plus cases illustrating the course of plague in the inoculated.

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Leprosy and its control in the Bombay Presidency [ID: 74463059]

Short report describes the Lepers Act of 1898, plus improvement of leper asylums.

Publisher: Bombay (India). Government

Author: Bombay (Presidency)

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Leprosy in India: report of the Leprosy Commission in India, 1890-91 [ID: 74463060]

Extensive report describes leper asylums, distribution and epidemiology of leprosy. Also hereditary transmission, contagiousness and sanitation. Includes maps and plans.

Author: National Leprosy Fund (Great Britain). Leprosy Commission (India)

Publisher: India. Superintendent of Government Printing

Date published: 1893

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Malaria in the Duars [ID: 74463272]

" ... being the second report to the advisory committee appointed by the Government of India to conduct an enquiry regarding blackwater and other fevers prevalent in the Duars". By S. R. Christophers and C. A. Bently. Contains information on immigration, economic influence and Duars labour system. Describes anopheles mosquitoes, medical treatment and sanitation. Includes black-water fever. Some tables.

Author: Christophers, S. R.(Samuel Rickard),1873-

Publisher: Simla (India). Government Monotype Press

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Malarial fevers [ID: 74463273]

" ... a statement drawn up for the use of assistant surgeons, hospital assistants, and students". Short guide includes introduction to malaria, practical laboratory skills, diagnosis and treatment. Includes black and white diagrams.

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Memorandum on the precautions to be taken against cholera [ID: 74463388]

Short report emphasising practical sanitation measures.

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Memorandum on the prevention of leprosy by segregation of the affected [ID: 74463389]

Dated 1884. Discusses contemporary state of lepers in Norway and hygienic measures suitable for India. Includes illustrated note on pathology of leprosy.

Author: Carter, H. V.(Henry Vandyke),1831-1897

Date published: 1887

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Observations on the prevention of leprosy by segregation [ID: 74463660]

Dated 1887. Follows report by same author called "Memorandum on the prevention of leprosy by segregation of the affected".

Publisher: Bombay (Presidency). General Department

Author: Carter, H. V.(Henry Vandyke),1831-1897

Date published: 1887

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Outbreak of cholera in the village of Akhoree, in the Mirzapore district [ID: 74463913]

Short report includes description of village and sanitary measures. Written by the Sanitary Commissioner.

Probable date published: 1869

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Preliminary report of a malaria survey of Calcutta and environs [ID: 74464753]

Report presents the results of the two year mosquito survey of Calcutta. Emphasis on sanitation and disease prevention. Includes maps.

Author: Iyengar, Mandayam Osuri Tirunarayana,1895-

Date published: 1920

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Report of an investigation in regard to the prevalence of stegomyia and other mosquitoes in Karachi, and the measures necessary for their control [ID: 74464863]

Includes yellow fever introduction, descriptions of Karachi and mosquitoes of Karachi. Also preventive measures. Includes maps.

Author: Mhaskar, K. S.

Date published: 1913

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Report of an investigation into the causes of malaria in Bombay and the measures necessary for its control [ID: 74464864]

Introduction gives Bombay vital statistics and general description. Report details malaria and mosquitoes in Bombay with survey of influencing factors. Describes cost and results of malaria prevention. Maps, diagrams, plates and appendices included.

Author: Bentley, Charles A.

Publisher: Bombay (India : State). Government Central Press

Date published: 1911

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Report of cholera committee [ID: 74464866]

" ... Ordered under G. O. no. 216 of 27th February 1867, to report upon the arrangements which should be made to give practical effect in the Madras Presidency to the recommendations and suggestions of the International Sanitary Conference". Outlines measures of sanitation for the prevention of epidemic cholera in villages and towns. Includes military cantonments and cholera among troops.

Publisher: Gantz Bros.

Author: Madras (India : Presidency).Sanitary Commissioner

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Report of the Bombay Plague Committee [ID: 74464867]

" ... appointed by government resolution no. 1204/720P, on the plague in Bombay, for the period extending from the 1st July 1897 to the 30th April 1898 under the chairmanship of Sir James MacNabb Campbell : examined by Captain the Hon. R. Mostyn". Covers famine relief, quarantine, camps and people. Also mortality, hospitals and plague prevention measures. Appendices, maps and plans included.

Author: Bombay (India : State). Plague Committee

Printer: Times of India Press (Bombay, India)

Date published: 1898

Report of the Municipal Commissioner on the plague in Bombay for the year ending 31st May... [ID: 74464869]

Dated 1899. Describes course of the epidemic, measures adopted, camps and discretional relief. 3 volumes.

Author: Bombay (India). Municipal Commissioner's Office

Printer: Times of India Press (Bombay, India)

Date printed: 1899-1901

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Report on certain features of malaria in the island of Salsette [ID: 74464870]

Describes Salsette, vital statistics, anopheline mosquitoes of Salsette and spleen survey. Includes tables of anophelines by species and village.

Author: Marjoribanks, J. L.

Date published: 1913

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Report on enteric fever [ID: 74464871]

Dated 1883, report of typhoid fever at stations occupied by British troops in Bombay Presidency.

Author: Bombay (Presidency). Sanitary Department

Date published: 1883

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Report on inoculation in the plague infected areas of the Punjab and its dependencies from October 1900 to September 1901 [ID: 74464872]

Report covers statistics, vaccination, prevention of plague.

Publisher: Punjab (India). Superintendent, Government Printing, Punjab

Publisher: Punjab (India). Superintendent, Punjab Government Press

Date published: 1900-1901

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Report on leprosy in the North-Western Provinces [ID: 74464874]

Short report with statistical tables showing leprosy cases in district populations. Also covers types of employment, caste and age of lepers.

Author: North-Western Provinces (India). Sanitary Commissioner

Author: Planck, C.(Charles)

Probable date published: 1876

Report on malaria in the Punjab during the year ... together with an account of the work of the Punjab Malaria Bureau [ID: 74464875]

Annual (1913-1918) statistics on malaria in the Punjab. Covers mortality rates and shows epidemic areas.

Publisher: Punjab (India). Superintendent, Government Printing, Punjab

Date published: 1913-1918

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Report on plague and inoculation in the Punjab from October 1st ... to September 30th..., being the ... season of plague in the province [ID: 74464876]

Vaccination statistics in the Punjab. Includes sanitation measures, plague reports from districts and detailed inoculation information. Contains maps.

Publisher: Punjab (India). Superintendent, Punjab Government Press

Date published: 1902-1903

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Report on plague in the Punjab from October 1st ... to September 30th ..., being the ... season of plague in the province [ID: 74464877]

Vaccination statistics in the Punjab. Includes sanitation measures, plague reports from districts and detailed inoculation information. Contains maps and appendices.

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Report on the bubonic plague in Bombay, 1896-1897 [ID: 74464878]

3 volumes consist of the largest repository of clinical descriptions of plague after the discovery of the bacillus. Twenty-seven hospitals in and around Bombay City submitted reports. Includes medical aspects of plague, house-to-house sanitation measures and foreign missions. Describes actions taken by Municipal Commissioner to control spread of plague.

Author: Gatacre, William Forbes, Sir, 1843-1906

Date published: 1897

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Report on the cholera epidemic of 1868 [ID: 74464880]

Covers presence of cholera among coolies and diffusion of epidemic among general population. Also describes other conditions that predispose to cholera. Contains maps and statistics.

Author: Townsend, S. C.

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Report on the cultivation of protesoma, Labbé, in grey mosquitoes [ID: 74464881]

Ronald Ross's 1898 work on grey mosquitoes contains results from experiments, discussions and conclusions. Includes plates.

Publisher: India. Superintendent of Government Printing

Author: Ross, Ronald, Sir,1857-1932

Date published: 1898

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Report on the nature of kala-azar [ID: 74464882]

Ronald Ross's 1899 work contains symptomatology of kala-azar, pathological enquiry and difficulties. Epidemiology also discussed. Includes conclusions and recommendations.

Author: Ross, Ronald, Sir,1857-1932

Date published: 1899

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Report on the treatment of epidemic cholera: from information collected by the governments of Bengal, Madras, Bombay, N.W. Provinces, Punjab, Oudh, and Central India, by order of the Government of India [ID: 74464883]

Report describes cholera treatments, sanitary and precautionary measures. Details the stages of disease, from malaise to re-action and treatment required at each one.

Author: Bengal (India). Medical Department

Author: Murray, John, 1809 or 10-1898

Date published: 1869

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Resolution on Dr Rogers' report on Kala azar. [ID: 74464896]

Contains a short history of the disease and a clinical description of visceral leishmaniasis. Blood changes are compared between kala-azar and anchylostomiasis, results presented in tabular form. Pathology and nature of kala-azar also described.

Author: Rogers, Leonard, 1868-1962

Date published: 1897

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Rules regarding the measures to be adopted on the outbreak of cholera or appearance of small-pox [ID: 74465018]

(G.O.C.C. No. 193, dated 3. Aug. 1870). Short report describing practical sanitary methods to be used in military stations. Describes staff responsibilities and selection of camping grounds. Also gives information on troop movements, evacuation and isolation procedures once disease has infected personnel.

Author: India. Army

Date published: 1870

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Sleeping sickness: a summary of the work done by the Sleeping Sickness Commission, 1908-1910 [ID: 74465341]

Brochure aimed at medical personnel and lay public in India outlining the Commission's knowledge about sleeping sickness. Describes tsetse flies and Trypanosoma gambiense. Contains treatments for and prevention of sleeping sickness.

Author: Mackie, Frederic Percival

Date published: 1912

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Statistics of inoculations with Haffkine's anti-plague vaccine 1897-1900 [ID: 74465418]

Compiled from records in the Plague Department of the Secretariat and the Plague Research Laboratory, Bombay by W.B. Bannerman.

Author: Bannerman, W. B.(William Burney b. 1858

Date published: 1900

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Supplement to the account of plague administration in the Bombay Presidency from September 1896 till May 1897 [ID: 74465474]

Includes information on campaign plans, sanitation, work in Poona. Plague and mortality statistics included.

Author: Bombay (Presidency). General Department

Date published: 1897

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Bombay plague: being a history of the progress of plague in the Bombay presidency from September 1896 to June 1899 [ID: 74465581]

Report includes medical aspects of the plague, Plague Research Laboratory and Plague Commissions. Also contains weekly plague cases and deaths and charts for districts.

Printer: Bombay Education Society

Author: Condon, J. K. (James Knighton), b. 1867

Date printed: 1900

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Causation and prevention of malarial fevers: a statement of the results of researches drawn up for the use of assistant surgeons, hospital assistants and students [ID: 74465621]

Short guide includes introduction to malaria, practical laboratory skills, diagnosis and treatment. Includes table of the Indian species of anopheletes. Contains charts, plan and plates..

Author: James, S. P.(Sydney Price),1870-1946

Date published: 1903

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Etiology and epidemiology of plague [ID: 74465699]

A summary of the work of the Plague Commission; issued under the authority of the Government of India by the Sanitary Commissioner with the Government of India, Simla.

Author: Lamb, George, 1869-1911

Date published: 1908

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Madras marine plague regulations [ID: 74465877]

Contains Epidemic Diseases Act 1897, notification of the Government of India, the plague regulations. Includes examples of certificates and instructions on dealing with rats.

Publisher: Madras (India : Presidency). Government press

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Madras plague regulations and rules for district municipalities and other towns and villages [ID: 74465878]

Contains Epidemic Diseases Act 1897. Covers plague measures and gives examples of plague passes.

Publisher: Madras (India : Presidency). Government press

Date published: 1902

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Madras plague regulations and rules for the city of Madras [ID: 74465879]

Contains Epidemic Diseases Act 1897. Covers plague measures and gives examples of plague passes.

Publisher: Madras (India : Presidency). Government press

Date published: 1902

Madras plague regulations and rules for the inspection of inward and outward bound vessels [ID: 74465880]

Contains Epidemic Diseases Act 1897 and inspection regulations specific to vessels. Appendices show examples of certificates.

Publisher: Madras (India : Presidency). Government press

Date published: 1902-1908

Madras plague regulations and rules [ID: 74465881]

Contains Epidemic Diseases Act 1897, rules, regulations and instructions. Split into: Madras plague regulations and rules for the city of Madras; Madras plague regulations and rules for district municipalities and other towns and villages; Madras plague regulations in force outside the Presidency town; Madras plague regulations and rules for the inspection of inward and outward bound vessels.

Publisher: Madras (India : Presidency). Government press

Date published: 1898-1924

Madras plague regulations in force outside the Presidency town [ID: 74465882]

Contains Epidemic Diseases Act 1897. Covers plague measures and gives examples of plague passes.

Publisher: Madras (India : Presidency). Government press

Date published: 1903-1924

Plague in India, 1896, 1897 [ID: 74465957]

Extensive report includes causes and characteristics of plague, general history, geographical distribution and Indian plague history. Also covers extent and course of plague in Bombay Presidency and Sind, describing measures to limit infection spread. The pilgrimage to Mecca and conclusions end the book.

Publisher: India. Government Central Printing Office

Author: India. Home Dept.

Author: Nathan, R. (Robert)

Date published: 1898