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Some facts of electricity, observed in spasmodic cholera

by James Mather

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Published by printed at the office of John Christie in Newcastle-upon-Tyne .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electricity,
  • Cholera

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Mather
    ContributionsRoyal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23 p.
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26274269M

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Some facts of electricity, observed in spasmodic cholera by James Mather Download PDF EPUB FB2

10 facts on cholera. Reviewed October Cholera is an acute diarrhoeal infection caused by ingestion of food or water contaminated with the bacterium Vibrio cholerae O1 or O It is a global threat to public health and a key indicator of lack of social development.

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Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by : George Fife. The Cholera Gazette: Consisting of Documents Communicated by the Central Board of Health, with Intelligence Related to the Disease, Derived from Other Authentic Sources.

0 Reviews. Preview this book. The Lancet ON CHOLERA IN INSULAR POSITIONS. WilliamR.E. Smart M.D., C.B. INSPECTOR-GENERAL, ROYAL NAVY. (Concluded from page ) ISLANDS afford us many unquestionable instances of im- portation, and some in which that has been disputed, as in Mauritius in andin Jamaica inthe Cape Verds inand Guadaloupe in ; but on all these occasions Author: WilliamR.E.

Smart. some shortcomings, has always in the main laboured forthe good of its country. Inthe meantime it is the kind is occasionally observed. After a time, perhaps, when men have become familiarwith it,an aggravated form spasmodic cholera became. epidemic, in. some. particular.

Cholera is a preventable disease provided that safe water and proper sanitation are made available Cholera control depends on far more than the prompt medical treatment of cases. The interplay of prevention, preparedness and response focusing on water safety and proper sanitation, together with an efficient surveillance system are paramount for.

Message: All people (visitors or residents) in areas where cholera is occurring or has occurred should be aware of the basic cholera facts and follow these five basic cholera prevention steps to protect themselves and their family. Audience: Designed for people in areas where cholera is occurring.

Fact Sheet: Printable Fact Sheet: Five Basic Cholera Prevention Steps Cdc-pdf [PDF – 2. Love in the Time of Cholera (Spanish: El amor en los tiempos del cólera) is a novel by Colombian Nobel prize winning author Gabriel García novel was first published in Spanish in Alfred A.

Knopf published an English translation inand an English-language movie adaptation was released in. Cholera is an infectious disease caused by a bacterium called Vibrio cholerae.

The bacteria typically live in waters that are somewhat salty and. Page - Shields was that of a vagrant. From the facts above stated, which are in conformity with the great preponderance of testimony from the Continent, and especially with that contained in the very interesting letters of Dr.

Becker, concerning the facts observed at Berlin, we can no longer doubt that the disease propagates itself in strict accordance with the known laws of contagion. Some important facts about cholera are: 1. Left untreated cholera can be fatal in a matter of hours, even in previously healthy people.

Cholera is easily treated. Death results from severe dehydration that can be prevented with a simple and ine. It appears that the air most favourable to the production of cholera is in a highly rarefied state, and with respect to its electricity is negative, a phenomenon which is in ordinary times a sure prognostic of storms; for whereas under ordinary circumstances the elec- tricity of the air is positive, whenever it is observed to change to negative it is certain that rain, snow, hail, or mists are in the neighbourhood.

Cholera is an acute, diarrheal illness caused by infection of the intestine with the toxigenic bacterium Vibrio cholerae serogroup O1 or OAn estimated million cases deaths occur each year around the world.

Cholera - Cholera - Cholera through history: The recorded history of cholera is relatively short and remarkable. Although the ancient Greek physicians Hippocrates (5th–4th century bce) and Galen (2nd–3rd century ce) referred to an illness that may well have been cholera, and there are numerous hints that a cholera-like malady has been well known in the fertile delta plains of the Ganges.

Cholera is an intestinal infection caused by bacteria. The disease is often contracted from drinking unclean water. Each year, million to 4 million people around the world suffer from cholera topeople die of the disease, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).

Cholera: facts and conclusions as to its nature, (Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott & co., ), by Henry Hartshorne (page images at HathiTrust) A lecture on epidemic diseases generally, and particularly the spasmodic cholera, (Boston, D.

Cambell, ), by Sylvester Graham (page images at HathiTrust) Zum schutze wider die cholera. Researches to establish the truth of the Linnaean doctrine of animate contagions: wherein the origina, causes, mode of diffusion, and cure, of epidemic diseases, spasmodic cholera, dysentery, plague, small pox, hooping cough, leprosy are illsutrated by facts from the natural history of mankind, of animals, and of vegetables, and from the phenomena of the atmosphere.

Cholera is a term derived from Greek khole (illness from bile) and later in the 14th century to colere (French) and choler (English). In the 17th century, cholera was a term used to describe a severe gastrointestinal disorder involving diarrhea and vomiting. There were many outbreaks of cholera, and by the 16th century, some were being noted in.

An account of the rise and progress of the Indian or spasmodic cholera ; with a particular description of the symptoms attending the disease: illustrated by a map, showing the route and progress of the disease, from Jessore, near the Ganges, into Great Britain, in.

Researches to establish the truth of the Linnaean doctrine of animate contagions: wherein the origin, causes, mode of diffusion, and cure, of epidemic diseases, spasmodic cholera, dysentery, plague, small pox, hooping cough, leprosy, &c., are illustrated by facts from the natural history of mankind.Cholera is an infectious disease that causes severe watery diarrhea, which can lead to dehydration and even death if untreated.

It is caused by eating food or drinking water contaminated with a.Though it seemed to preserve New York in December,yet cholera passed its barriers in June, Finally, it has been observed that, in some places and at some seasons, although cholera has been introduced and persons have been exposed to its infection, yet it .