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March 10, 1945

The Recording of Sickness Absence in Industry (A Preliminary Report)

JAMA. 1945;127(10):619. doi:10.1001/jama.1945.02860100063030

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The Industrial Health Research Board, in recognition of the need for adequate industrial medical records, has issued these instructions for recording sickness absenteeism. All necessary forms and descriptions of procedure for entering and calculating statistical data are included. It performs for Great Britain what has been instituted in this country by the Division of Industrial Hygiene in the United States Public Health Service.

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