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Observations on the air, and epidemic diseases

from the beginning of the year 1738, to the end of the year 1748 : Vol. II

by John Huxham

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Published by printed for J. Hinton, at the King"s-Arms in Pater-Noster Row, and Henry Whitfeld, at Plymouth in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epidemics,
  • Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Huxham, M.D. F.R.S. ; and now translated from the original, by his son, John Corham Huxham, A.M.
    SeriesEighteenth century collections online (ECCO)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2], xxiv, 276, [12] p. ;
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24662782M

    26 modeling the spread of infectious diseases: a review More complicated models can be constructed by mixing Equations and to build mixed . THE MATHEMATICAL MODELING OF EPIDEMICS. The resulting model is the regression model consisting of observations (the blood variables, age, and sex) and the type of anemia. The role of air Author: Mimmo Iannelli.

    An earthquake occurred in Oxfordshire. Persia did not escape the effects of this pestilential constitution. In prevailed famin and epidemic diseases, and an earthquake demolished great part of Teflis, the capital of Georgia, and four villages, with the loss of 30, lives; and another city with the loss of 2, lives. Chardin's travels, He postulated that certain infectious diseases were transmitted to humans by air and water tainted by miasms. In late 18th century it was a common belief that miasms were impure airs that were responsible for the spread of epidemic diseases among groups of people.

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