Miscellany

1899 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
In tho thirty-three greater towns of England and Wales with an estimated population of 11,218,378, for the woek onding December 17th, thodeath-rate was l(i.(i. Deaths reported 3,575 ; acute disensos oí tho respiratory organs (London) 283, diphtheria 103, measles »7, fover 00, whooping-cough 55, diarrhea 33, scarlet lover 24. Tho death-rates ranged from 10.i) in Derby to 21.0 in Nottingham ; In the thirty-threo greater towns of England and Wales with an estimated population of 11,218,378, for
more » ... 11,218,378, for tho woek onding Decomber 24th, the death-rate was 17.8. Deaths repoi tod 3,830 ; acute diseases of tho respiratory organs (London) 284, diphtheria 115, moasles 101, fover 70, whooping-cough 53, diarrhoa 50,
doi:10.1056/nejm189901121400218 fatcat:6kmpdretq5eknluwnaws5g5afa