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December 17, 1898

Annual Report of Health Officer, Port of New York.

JAMA. 1898;XXXI(25):1486. doi:10.1001/jama.1898.02450250044010

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This, the report of Health Officer A. H. Doty, is that for the year 1897, transmitted to the Legislature March 30, 1898. Some of the topics considered are: "Inspection of Passengers and Crews of Incoming Foreign Vessels;" "Disinfectionby Steam;" "Formaldehyde as a Disinfectant;" "Formaldehyde with Special Reference to its Chemistry in Disinfection;" "A Preliminary Note on the Investigation of the Antitoxin of the Bubonic Plague," and "Notes on a Yellow Fever Prophylactic Fluid."

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