Report, Volume 5

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1881/82-1882/83, 1936/38- include also the registration reports for 1881-1882, 1936/37-

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Page 309 - Any person violating the provisions of this section shall be liable to a fine of not more than five hundred dollars nor less than one hundred dollars.
Page 147 - The object of disinfection is to prevent the extension of infectious diseases by destroying the specific infectious material which gives rise to them. This is accomplished by the use of disinfectants. There can be no partial disinfection of such material; either its infecting power is destroyed, or it is not. In the latter case there is a failure to disinfect.
Page 150 - Clothing. Boiling for half an hour will destroy the vitality of all known disease germs, and there is no better way of disinfecting clothing or bedding which can be washed than to put it through the ordinary operations of the laundry. No delay should occur, however, between the time of removing soiled clothing from the person or bed of the sick and its immersion in boiling water, or in one of the following solutions ; and no article should be permitted to leave the infected room until so treated.
Page 144 - Mercuric chloride in solution, 1 : 500. (c) For the disinfection and deodorization of the surface of masses of organic material in privy vaults, etc. : Chloride of lime in powder.
Page 145 - Mercuric chloride, 1 : 1000 ; recommended only for the hands, or for washing away infectious material from a limited area, not as a bath for the entire surface of the body. For the Dead. Envelop the body in a sheet thoroughly saturated with : — 1. Chloride of lime in solution, 4 per cent. 2. Mercuric chloride in solution, 1 : 500.
Page 250 - ... the said party of the second part, or (his) (their) agents, in the performance of this agreement, and for the faithful performance of this contract in all respects by the party of the second part...
Page 264 - If such alterations diminish the quantity of work to be done, they shall not constitute a claim for damages nor for anticipated profits on the work that may be dispensed with...
Page 148 - In cholera, diphtheria, yellow fever, and scarlet fever, all vomited material should be looked upon as infectious; and in tuberculosis, diphtheria, scarlet fever, and infectious pneumonia, the sputa of the sick should be disinfected or destroyed by fire. It seems advisable also to treat the urine of patients sick with an infectious disease with one of the disinfecting solutions below recommended.
Page 274 - ... as may be lawfully retained under any of the provisions of this contract hereinbefore set forth.
Page 250 - ... due notice thereof in writing, served personally upon or left 23 at the shop, office, or usual place of abode, or with the agent of the said 24 party of the second part, and the said party of the second part...

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