Association of Life Insurance Medical Directors: Abstract of Minutes, Compiled by the Secretary of the Association, 1889-1985
Association of Life Insurance Medical Directors of America, 1906 - Insurance, Life - 112 pages
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accepted agent Albert Wood albuminuria annual meeting appear applicant arterial Association attack average blood Brannan Bright's disease cause cells cent chronic condition considered consumption cylindroids Davis death death-rate discussion EDWARD CURTIS epithelial epithelium Executive Committee experience extra premium fact factor family history favorable Fisher functional albuminuria glomeruli granular casts Hamill Hartford healthy heart Holden home office hyaline casts importance increased Insurance Company interest interstitial nephritis irritation kidneys lactic acid lesions lives longevity male Marsh medical examiner mortality moved by Dr murmur Mutual Life Insurance nephritis occur opinion organic overweight paper pathological percentage period persons physicians physiological presence of albumin present President probably prognosis quantity question record regard result rheumatism says selection serum albumin Shepherd specific gravity sputum Symonds symptoms syphilis Tabb Thorburn tion tissues trace of albumin tube casts tubules urea uric acid urinary urine VICE-PRESIDENT women York
Page 199 - It is not easy to define with precision what will in all cases constitute an insurable interest, so as to take the contract out of the class of wager policies. It may be stated generally, however, to be such an interest, arising from the relations of the party obtaining the insurance, either as creditor of or surety for the assured, or from the ties of blood or marriage to him, as will justify a reasonable expectation of advantage or benefit from the continuance of his life.
Page 199 - ... expectations of support, of patronage, and advantage in life will be impaired ; so that the real purpose is not a wager, but to secure such advantages, supposed to depend on the life of another ; such, we suppose, would be sufficient to prevent it from being regarded as a mere wager.
Page 199 - ... que vie; that his temporal affairs, his just hopes and well-grounded expectations of support, of patronage, and advantage in life, will be impaired ; so that the real purpose is not a wager, but to secure such advantages, supposed to depend on the life of another...
Page 22 - There should be nothing in the family history indicative of heredity of Bright's disease, and there should be no symptom of renal disease in the personal history except albuminuria. 2. The candidate should be under forty years of age, in good health, and there should be no history of gout, rheumatism, syphilis, lead - poisoning, nephritis, intemperance, chronic dyspepsia, or dropsy.
Page 274 - ... 4.3 and 95.7 per cent respectively. There were 16,410 certificates issued in cases of loss of use of the arm. Few of these were susceptible of benefit by surgical apparatus, only 34 such having been recorded in the twenty years. Commutation was paid in 16,376 cases. Similarly, in loss of use of the leg, benefit was derived from apparatus in only 49 cases while commutation was paid in 11,087.
Page 213 - On motion, the Secretary was instructed to cast the ballot of the Association for these gentlemen.
Page 194 - It is observed that the high mortality of females is limited to the childbearing age, 15 to 45, whereas above that age the married female dies at a considerably lower rate than the unmarried female.
Page 117 - ... Coast and Geodetic Survey, and Lighthouse Service who performed active duty with the Navy during the present war." It is thus made apparent that the United States officials place reservists upon an equality with the honorably discharged soldiers, sailors and marines in the payment of such bonuses, and I can see no reason why the same rule should not apply to reservists in the matter of granting licenses under section 32 of the General Business Law. If the War Department is holding that a release...