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July 6, 1946

Special Article

JAMA. 1946;131(10):817-821. doi:10.1001/jama.1946.02870270017007
Abstract

TYPHOID IN THE LARGE CITIES OF THE UNITED STATES IN 1945 

Thirty-Second Report  The last review of typhoid deaths was that of 1942. Owing to desired economies in publication, the two succeeding years have been omitted. However, statistical data for 1943 and 1944 are included in the present summary. As in previous years, a communication was addressed to the health officer of each of the cities requesting the number of deaths from typhoid, excluding paratyphoid, both among residents and among non-residents as recorded in each of the three years 1943, 1944 and 1945.Each health officer was asked to record an estimate of population for each of the three years. Some are continuing to use the 1940 census figures; others have prepared local estimates using ration book data or adjustments which are questionable. For most of the cities of 100,000 population or more the Bureau of the Census has no

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