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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 39–55.
Published: 01 March 2019
... carriers of typhoid and other asymptomatic infections, trying to incorporate the latest theories of life and death taken from physiology. One reason for the relative neglect of the public health and isolation policy was the ongoing presence of a large number of patients with such diseases; another was the...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 9–16.
Published: 01 March 2019
... States and Japan. Specifically, it compares the treatment of asymptomatic typhoid patients in the early twentieth century. For the American cases, Suzuki relied on Leavitt’s famous study of the lifetime confinement of Typhoid Mary in New York, which has become a notorious case in the context of HIV...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 101–112.
Published: 01 March 2019
... ) Naturalism and Its Discontents (2004) 自然主義の臨界 ( Shizen-shugi no Rinkai ) Archeology of the Scientific Thinking (2004) 科学的思考の考古学 ( Kagakuteki-shikou no Koukogaku ) Philosophy of Genetic Modification (2005) 遺伝子改造 4 ( Idenshi Kaizou ) History of Typhoid Mary (2006)* 病魔という悪の物語――チフスのメアリー...
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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 December 2007) 1 (2): 167–181.
Published: 01 December 2007
..., filariasis, and other tropical diseases, caused by parasitic pathogens. In contrast, flies spread bacteriological diseases such as cholera and typhoid fever, and are sometimes referred to as “mechanical vectors,” in order to distinguish them from “biological vectors” such as mosquitoes. In the early...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 June 2017) 11 (2): 161–183.
Published: 01 June 2017
... readers must peruse the journal attentively for semantic meaning, not precise character use. Ye Juquan explicitly used the term “presentation diagnosis” several times in his cases. For example, in the case of Chen Zhenhua 陳振華, a twenty-three-year-old male sick with typhoid fever, he says: “Treatment with...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2019) 13 (1): 17–37.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., Henri Roger, and George Zimmerman, contributed to earlier improvements ( Reiser 1978: 114–15 ). A particularly important scholar was Henri Roger, who explored body temperatures in various diseases: intermittent fevers, typhoid fevers, smallpox, scarlatina, measles, rheumatism, dysentery, meningitis...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2009) 3 (1): 5–26.
Published: 01 March 2009
... including typhoid fever—no wonder the Korean populace came to place so much trust in it. Moreover, then it seemed that those who advocated modern Western medicine not only had a bag of cures against epidemics but also presented everything necessary for human life in a package, and the seemingly magical...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 March 2011) 5 (1): 87–102.
Published: 01 March 2011
... its final victims and maintaining his half-century-long involvement with the Fore village of Waisa begun in 1961 ( Alpers 2008 ; Mueller et al. 2010 ; Mead et al. 2009a ). As director of the IMR, he initiated several projects on local diseases including malaria, diarrheal diseases, typhoid, asthma...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 November 2012) 6 (4): 465–485.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Western Medicine in the Early Period of the Republic of China: Taking Typhoid Fever as an Example (in Chinese). 3.2 History and philosophy of science (7) Issue 1 (2001) De Grant, F., Leibniz' Legacy in the Physics of the Enlightenment (in English). Issue 5 (2007) Tai, D.-Y., The Evolution of...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 December 2017) 11 (4): 541–561.
Published: 01 December 2017
... guidelines for diseases endemic to tropical climates. The thirteen diseases identified as endemic to Vietnam were anthrax, brucellosis, pests, cholera, typhoid, tsutsugamushi, Q fever, leptospirosis, malaria, amoebiasis, dengue fever, leishmaniasis, and paragonimiasis ( Kongpobu 1967: 77–83 ). At a...
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East Asian Science, Technology and Society (1 September 2018) 12 (3): 257–275.
Published: 01 September 2018
... deficiency) and infectious diseases. Typhoid in particular proved deadly ( Yamanaka 1998: 23 ). The top five causes of death in 1926 were diarrhea and inflammation of the intestines (for children under two years old); congenital abnormality, debility, and peculiarity; tuberculosis; bronchitis; and heart...