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December 7, 1918

Medical News

JAMA. 1918;71(23):1925-1930. doi:10.1001/jama.1918.02600490057018

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Personal.  —Dr. Gavin J. Telfer, San Francisco, state health officer for the southern district, has been appointed to succeed Dr. Edward A. Ingram as state health officer in charge of the South Coast District. Dr. Ingram has been transferred to Sacramento.

Advice for Postinfluenza Period.  —Health Officer Dr. Daniel Crosby of Oakland, in notifying the city council that it was the judgment of the health depatrment that influenza masks could be dispensed with November 20, made the following suggestions for the guidance of the people during the postepidemic period while there was a possibility of the recurrence of the disease, and while it was certain that there would still be a few cases occurring:All persons convalescing

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