Annual Report of the Surgeon-General of the Public Health and Marine-Hospital Service of the United States for the Fiscal Year ...
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1910 - Medicine, Naval
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Acting Acting Asst addition aliens American arrival assistant authorities Balance building Bulletin bureau carried certificates charge close Congress continued crew deaths Department determine disease disinfected district Doctor duty effect emigrants ENDED JUNE 30 epidemic examination fact February fiscal foreign fumigated Government Health and Marine-Hospital held hospital houses immigration important improved increase infected Inflammation inspected International Island issued Italy July leprosy March Marine-Hospital Service measures months necessary observation occurred October officers Operations organization passed Passed Asst passengers patients period persons Philippines places plague ports practically prepared present problems Public Health quarantine rats regulations relation Remaining removed reported request sailing vessels sanitary season serum ship smallpox station steamers supply Surg Surgeon taken tion treated treatment tuberculosis United vaccine various Veracruz vessels yellow fever
Page 65 - An act making appropriations for the sundry civil expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and...
Page 57 - Annual Conference of State and Territorial Health Officers with the Public Health and Marine-Hospital Service was held in Washington, June 2 and 3, 1909.
Page 37 - The immunity unit for measuring the strength of tetanus antitoxin shall be ten times the least quantity of antitetanic serum necessary to save the life of a 350-gram guinea pig for ninety-six hours against the official test dose of a standard toxin furnished by the Hygienic Laboratory of the Public Health and Marine-Hospital Service.
Page 43 - Report on the origin and prevalence of typhoid fever in the District of Columbia.
Page 9 - In accordance with section 9 of the act of Congress approved July 1, 1902, entitled "An act to increase the efficiency and change the name of the Marine-Hospital Service...
Page 234 - State, but it must surely be conceded that, if the health and comfort of the inhabitants of a State are threatened, the Opinion of the Court. State is the proper party to represent and defend them.
Page 206 - Marine-Hospital Service. He shall also prescribe regulations respecting its internal administration and discipline, and the uniforms of its officers and employees. It shall be the duty of the Surgeon-General to transmit annually to the Secretary of the Treasury, for transmission by said Secretary to Congress, a full and complete report of the transactions of said service, including a detailed statement of receipts and disbursements.
Page 69 - An examination should be made from time to time of those having lived with lepers by a doctor having special knowledge. It is desirable that lepers should not engage in certain trades or occupations. All leper vagabonds and beggars should be strictly isolated.
Page 206 - ... throughout the United States, weekly reports of the sanitary condition of ports and places within the United States, and shall prepare, publish and transmit to collectors of customs and to state and municipal health officers and other sanitarians weekly abstracts of the consular sanitary reports and other pertinent information received by him...