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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 39–55.
Published: 01 March 2019
... prestige of the laboratory as intellectual authority among well-trained doctors. 15 02 2018 21 09 2018 Copyright © 2019 Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan 2019 infectious diseases carrier typhoid dysentery public health laboratory animal experiment human experiment...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2016) 10 (2): 207–209.
Published: 01 June 2016
... of health and medicine, Southeast Asia is a fascinating area to explore. It has been ravaged by cholera, malaria, the plague, smallpox, yellow fever, dysentery, and several other diseases; today, it is associated with the avian flu and SARS. During the eras of imperial exploration and colonial...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2013) 7 (3): 527–530.
Published: 01 September 2013
... analytical construct” (7). Thus, chapter 1, in which Aldous and Suzuki look at the Meiji period (1868–1912), considers instances of smallpox, cholera, typhoid, dysentery, plague, and typhus. Aldous and Suzuki explain that the containment of these acute infectious diseases was the primary focus for the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 257–285.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Medical Assistance or AMI]. Its priority was collective prevention, with a focus on public health measures targeting the principal epidemic and endemic diseases in Vietnam (smallpox, malaria, plague, dysenteries, etc.), as well as health education. However, this programme also included the development of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2007) 1 (2): 167–181.
Published: 01 December 2007
... that in addition to typhoid fever, cholera, dysentery, and diarrhea, and even tuberculosis may be transmitted by flies ( Howard 1912 ; see also Geong 2001 ). As a result, many cities in the United States started “Anti-Fly campaigns” in order to educate the citizens on controlling harmful insects...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2008) 2 (4): 465–484.
Published: 01 December 2008
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2008) 2 (1): 47–71.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Kiyoshi (1870–1957) and Kobayashi Harujirô (1884–1969), two former members of Kitasato's team, were vital in constructing public health infrastructures and medical services. Shiga Kiyoshi, famous for discovering the dysentery virus (Shigella) in 1897, had served as chief of the Parasite Studies Department...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 287–314.
Published: 01 September 2009
... of a model institution. 24 24 Salim ( 1980 , p. 138). As for a slightly skewed appreciation by an internee: “The hospital was always full of patients suffering from malaria, dysentery, and so on... because it was only a small one” ( Marco 2002 , p. 113). People died like flies in...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2012) 6 (1): 101–125.
Published: 01 March 2012
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 541–561.
Published: 01 December 2017
... health conditions in Vietnam, the handbook explained that, due to the tropical climate of the country, hygiene measures were to be strictly observed and that mandatory naps had to be taken from noon to until 2:30 p.m. every day. Also, the writers of Introduction to Vietnam explained that dysentery was...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 17–37.
Published: 01 March 2019
...: intermittent fevers, typhoid fevers, smallpox, scarlatina, measles, rheumatism, dysentery, meningitis, bronchitis, pneumonia, tuberculosis, whooping cough, chorea, dropsies, rickets, paralysis, and so on. Rogers did not show a definite course of the temperature in any given disease, but his idea influenced the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2009) 3 (2-3): 173–208.
Published: 01 September 2009
... unfamiliar with several disease conditions that, he assumed, were unique to the tropical zone (such as dysentery and yaws); he was at a loss as to how to treat them. He was both bemused and slightly irritated that a number of locally operating dukuns (indigenous healers) were able to cure these conditions...