An Inaugural Dissertation on Pulmonary Consumption
At a time when diseases termed "consumption" were among the leading cause of death in the county, physicians such as Edward Delafield began to publish observations, research, and studies on the topic. The hope of such works was to share gained knowledge with all physicians with faith that causes and treatments would be found to stop these devastating maladies. This is one such work. - Summary by afutterer
Genre(s): Medical, Modern (19th C)
|Consumption Characteristics and Causation.
|The Symptoms of Consumption
|The Proximate Cause of The Disease
|Diet and Regimen of Consumption Patients.