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Book Reviews
January 1943

La vacunacion antituberculosa con el B. C. G.

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By Alberto Chattas. Price, not given. Corodoba: Imprenta de la Universidad, 1942.

Am J Dis Child. 1943;65(1):194. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1943.02010130203016

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This is a well written and well organized book in Spanish on BCG vaccination. The author discusses the frequency of tuberculosis in Argentina and its method of control by BCG vaccination. The exact technic is given in great detail, with photographs of the various types of reactions and complications. The results are clearly tabulated, and there is an excellent résumé of various studies throughout the world on BCG vaccination.

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