Miscellany

1892 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
In the thirty-three groator towns of England and Wales with an estimated population of 10,185,730, for the week ending January 23d, the death-rate was 35.4. Deaths reported 0,884 : acute diseases of tho respiratory organs (London) 1,405, whoopingcough 254, measles 124, diarrhoea 41, diphtheria 38, scarlet fever 32, fever 20, small-pox (Liverpool) 3. The death-rates ranged from 17.3 in Huddersliold to 00.9 in Brighton; In the thirty-three greater towns of England and Wales with an estimated
more » ... h an estimated population of 10,185,730, for tho week ending January 30th, the death-rate was 32.1. Deaths reported 0,275 : acute diseases of the respiratory organs (London) 1,192, whoopingcough 241, measles 92, diphtheria 39, diarrhoea 34, fever 25, scarlet fever 24.
doi:10.1056/nejm189202181260718 fatcat:e3epudnlcbejffc7paugca57qi