Vaccination Against Smallpox
The once-dreaded scourge of smallpox has been eradicated through barrier immunization. The eminent scientist Edward Jenner (1749-1823) was a pioneer in demonstrating that vaccination was an effective means of preventing smallpox. In the three groundbreaking treatises contained in this volume, originally published between 1798 and 1800, Jenner summarizes his evidence in favor of vaccination and describes individual cases.
75 pages matching vaccine in this book
Results 1-3 of 75
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
action afterwards Al Seckel applied arise Arlingham attended axilla axillary glands casual commonly communicated conceive confluent consequence cow-pox virus cuticle dairy dairymaid degree disease distemper duced Eastington EDWARD JENNER efflorescence effluvia eighth day employed in milking erysipelatous escharotics experiments exposed fact farm farmer feel felt fever frequently Gloucester Regiment Gloucestershire gone hands Henry Jenner horse human subject incisions indisposed indisposition infected cows inflammation inoculated arm inoculated smallpox inoculated with variolous inquiry instance Jenner malady Mary Hearn mation matter taken matter was inserted matter was taken maturated measles mild milker milking the cows morbid matter nature neighbourhood neighbouring nipples observed pain parish patients peculiar perceptible perfectly person previously progress proved punctured received the infection render scab secure servant shewed sickened similar sixth day skin slight sore heels suppurations Surgeon susceptible symptoms tion treatise tumour turated udder ulcer vaccine Variolae Vaccinae variolous matter vesicle