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This report will be distributed by the U. S. Public Health Service to medical libraries, health departments and research workers in the field of nutrition. These two volumes constitute a report on the nutritional status of the people of Western Holland at the war's end. The first volume contains the text of the report, while the second contains the more detailed tabulated data on which the report is based. While the report does not contain all the information that might be desired, it is nonetheless a valuable document of interest to medical research workers, nutritionists, medical students and all who are or may be concerned with the problem of dealing with or preventing mass starvation, including the civilian affairs division of the military services and state departments and of national and state departments of health. Americans who took an active part in the preparation of the report include Drs. V.
Malnutrition and Starvation in Western Netherlands September 1944-July 1945. Part I. Part II: Appendices. JAMA. 1950;142(11):857–858. doi:10.1001/jama.1950.02910290085041