Report of the National Tuberculosis Survey (1950-1953) submitted to the Medical Research Council of Ireland.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/560477
Title:
Report of the National Tuberculosis Survey (1950-1953) submitted to the Medical Research Council of Ireland.
Authors:
Deeny, James
Affiliation:
Department of Health
Citation:
Deeny, James, Medical Research Council of Ireland. 1954. Report of the National Tuberculosis Survey (1950-1953) submitted to the Medical Research Council of Ireland. Dublin: Medical Research Council of Ireland.
Publisher:
Medical Research Council of Ireland
Issue Date:
1954
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/560477
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
The National Survey of Tuberculosis in the Republic of Ireland as undertaken as part of the intensified campaign against the disease which has now been, in progress for the last ten years. This campaign has included short and long-term programmes for the provision of new bed accommodation, the deveIopment of B.C.G. vaccination, the organisation of major chest surgery facilities, the establishment of a mass-radiography. service and the provision of allowances for patients. These have been supplementary to the elaboration and extension of the facilities for diagnosis and treatment and epidemiological control already provided by local and voluntary authorities. As the result of such developments, it was considered necessary to undertake a comprehensive survey of'the tuberculosis problem in Ireland, with a view to the further extension of suitable preventive services and the adaptation of existing treatment facilities to the circumstances of the problem as if now exists in the country.
Keywords:
TUBERCULOSIS; IMMUNISATION; EPIDEMIOLOGY; SURVEY
Local subject classification:
BCG VACCINATION

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorDeeny, Jamesen
dc.date.accessioned2015-07-15T10:59:40Zen
dc.date.available2015-07-15T10:59:40Zen
dc.date.issued1954en
dc.identifier.citationDeeny, James, Medical Research Council of Ireland. 1954. Report of the National Tuberculosis Survey (1950-1953) submitted to the Medical Research Council of Ireland. Dublin: Medical Research Council of Ireland.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/560477en
dc.descriptionThe National Survey of Tuberculosis in the Republic of Ireland as undertaken as part of the intensified campaign against the disease which has now been, in progress for the last ten years. This campaign has included short and long-term programmes for the provision of new bed accommodation, the deveIopment of B.C.G. vaccination, the organisation of major chest surgery facilities, the establishment of a mass-radiography. service and the provision of allowances for patients. These have been supplementary to the elaboration and extension of the facilities for diagnosis and treatment and epidemiological control already provided by local and voluntary authorities. As the result of such developments, it was considered necessary to undertake a comprehensive survey of'the tuberculosis problem in Ireland, with a view to the further extension of suitable preventive services and the adaptation of existing treatment facilities to the circumstances of the problem as if now exists in the country.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherMedical Research Council of Irelanden
dc.subjectTUBERCULOSISen
dc.subjectIMMUNISATIONen
dc.subjectEPIDEMIOLOGYen
dc.subjectSURVEYen
dc.subject.otherBCG VACCINATIONen
dc.titleReport of the National Tuberculosis Survey (1950-1953) submitted to the Medical Research Council of Ireland.en
dc.typeReporten
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Healthen
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