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A record of events, during the prevalence of cholera, in Warrington in a letter to Henry Gaulter by Thomas Kirkland Glazebrook

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Published by Whittaker, etc. in London .
Written in English

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There is a second letter on p. 21.

Statement[Thomas Kirkland Glazebrook]
ContributionsGaulter, Henry
The Physical Object
Pagination32 pages :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26483792M

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  Cholera is an important public health problem, causing substantial morbidity and mortality especially in the developing countries. It is an indicator of socioeconomic problems and is a global threat to public health. Worldwide, approximately 3–5 million cholera cases and ,–, deaths due to cholera occur annually. Cholera is transmitted by drinking water or eating food, which is Cited by: 5. For example, during a cholera outbreak in several Kenyan villages in , active, community-based case-finding showed much higher numbers of cases and deaths than reported: 37% more surviving cases and % more fatal cases were found, raising the estimated case-fatality rate (CFR) from % to %. 27 Because in less-developed countries.   The figure above is a histogram showing the number of reported cholera cases and related events, by week, in Lusaka, Zambia, during October –May Top Suggested citation for this article: Sinyange N, Brunkard JM, Kapata N, et al. Cholera Epidemic — Lusaka, Zambia, October –May Cited by: 5. Since the first pandemic of cholera in spread through the Middle East to Europe, cholera has been among the most feared of the classic epidemic diseases.1 Cholera was highly virulent.

Cholera cases reported: In , cholera cases and deaths were reported to WHO worldwide. Outbreaks continued to affect several countries. Overall, 54% of cases were reported from Africa, 13% from Asia and 32% from Hispaniola. For more information on recent outbreaks see the CDC. (Source: FDA Bad Bug Book) Incidence statistics for Cholera: The following statistics relate to the incidence of Cholera: Less than new cases of cholera per , population was notified in Australia (Yohannes K, Roche P, Blumer C et al. , Australia’s Health , AIHW).   Cholera is an infectious disease caused by a bacterium called Vibrio cholerae. The bacteria typically live in waters that are somewhat salty and .   I have list of names of people who died in cholera epidemic of Warrington. Streets in alphabetical order, followed by name, age, dates seized, date died - names in order of 'date seized' E.g. first and last in Bank Street, Warrington Bank Street, .

  The 14 states in India, 5 provinces in China, and 4 provinces in Indonesia that reported cholera cases during the study period were included in the analysis. The population data of a country was collected from the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) World Population Prospects: The Revision. This source was selected as it had the. Prevalence and incidence statistics for Cholera: See also prevalence and incidence page for Cholera. Incidence (annual) of Cholera: 6 annual cases notified in USA (MMWR ) Incidence Rate: approx 1 in 45,, or % or 5 people in USA [] Incidence extrapolations for USA for Cholera: 5 per year, 0 per month, 0 per week, 0 per day, 0 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. to the prevalence of cholera during to in Vhembe District of Limpopo Province, South Africa”, hereby submitted to the University of Limpopo, for the degree records of patients who met the study criteria were reviewed using an audit tool. events (including disease) in specified populations, and the application of this. Cholera comes to Britain: October The first incidence of cholera in England occurred in Sunderland in October when a ship, carrying sailors who had the disease, docked at the port. The ship was allowed to dock because the port authorities objected to, and therefore ignored, instructions from the government to quarantine all ships coming from the Baltic states.