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CONTENTS.

Administrative organization..

Scientific research..

General remarks..

Diphtheria

Outbreak at Martinsburg, W. Va.

Filariasis...

Filarial surveys.;

Culex fatigans, the carrier.

Prevention..

Hookworm....

Status of hookworm campaigns.

Soil pollution...

Malaria...

Surveys..

Antimosquito measures..

Demonstration work..

Roanoke Rapids, N. C., and Electric Mills, Miss.

Crystal City, Mo...

Dallas, Texas..

Bastrop, La..

Cedars, Miss..

Cooperation with International Health Commission.

Educational measures.

Results of research work..

Determination of infectibility of A. punctipennis.

Infectibility of A. crucians..

Transmission experiments with A. punctipennis.

Hibernation studies...

Further laboratory studies of Anophelines.

Flight of A. quadrimaculatus.....

Breeding places of A. punctipennis.

Importance of these field observations.

Types of infection..

Malaria index work.

Studies of rice culture in relation to malaria prevalence.

Hemoglobinuria.

Impounded water..

Cooperation with Bureau of Fisheries.

Cooperation in mosquito campaign at Baltimore, Md.

Malaria studies in Anne Arundel County, Md..

Survey at Toledo, Ohio....

Publications..

Pellagra.....

Value of diet in treatment..

Experimental pellagra in the human subject...

Relation of certain economic factors to prevalence of pellagra.

Special studies of pellagra at Spartanburg, S. C..

Clinical work..

Dietary studies in pellagrous and nonpellagrous families.

Changes in vitamine content of bread..

Metabolism in pellagra..

Vitamine treatment of pellagrins..

Animal experiments..

Food analysis....

Dietary treatment of pellagra..

Mental manifestations of pellagra.

Publications...

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Scientific research-Continued.

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Pyorrhea alveolaris..

33

Trachoma...

33

Trachoma work in the Appalachian Mountains.

33

Location of hospitals...

Cooperation of State and local authorities.

34

Eradication...

34

Persons treated..

34

Prevention.

36

Field clinics..

37

Financial side of hospital and clinical work.

37

Importance of trachoma work..

38

Trachoma

among

school children in Arkansas.

38

Present status of trachoma problem...

Trichinosis...

Uncertainty of microscopic inspection.

39

Typhoid fever..

39

Epidemic at Gallup, N. Mex.

39

Survey of origin of typhoid cases.

40

Typhus fever..

40

Investigation of case in Baltimore, Md..

40

Occupational diseases and industrial hygiene..

40

Effect of gas-heated appliances upon air of workshops.

41

Analyses of-

Air in workshops.

41

Combustion products of.pressing-irons.

42

Permeability of walls of gas-tubing and gas connections to illum-

inating gas.

43

Hygienic significance of small amounts of carbon monoxide.

43

Relation of health of garment workers to economic status.

Illumination in governmental departments..

44

Photometric surveys.

44

Studies of vision..

44

Health conditions surrounding employment of women in Wisconsin... 44

Purpose of investigation..

44

Scope.

45

General survey:

45

Environment of female workers.

45

Fatigue curve..

45

Study of health of steel workers..

46

A plan for education in industrial hygiene.

46

Cooperation with Pennsylvania State Department of Labor and In-

dustry..

46

Mine sanitation..

47

Studies in Joplin (Mo.) district.

47

Studies in Butte (Mont.) district.

48

Sanitation of steel plants....

48

Carbon monoxide poisoning.

48

Dust hazard..

48

Heat hazard..

49

Drinking water facilities.

49

Hazards of illumination.

49

Medical relief stations.

49

Health insurance.

49

Survey of health insurance in relation to the public health.

50

Coordination of health insurance system with health agencies.. 50

Increase in interest in health insurance...

50

Statistics of disability..

Studies of child-labor problems in Massachusetts in relation to health. 51

Publications....

51

Sanitation of convict camps.

52

Public health organization and administration..

53

Public health administration in Nevada..

53

Public health administration in North Dakota.

53

Public health administration in Florida..

54

Public health administration in Nebraska..

54

Public health administration in Columbia, S. C.

54

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Scientific research-Contined.

Public health organization and administration Continued.

Public health administration in St. Paul, Minn..

Public health administration in Minneapolis, Minn.

Public health adminietration in Youngstown, Ohio..

Sanitary survey of Richmond, Ind., with special reference to tuber-

culosis..

Sanitary survey of Winston-Salem, N. C.

Sanitary conditions of Hopewell, Va.

Sanitary survey of Lexington, Ky..

Publications..

Cooperation with Federal and State governmental agencies.

Cooperation with Indian Service....

Cooperation with Hawaiian authorities.

Cooperation with Porto Rican authorities.

Skin diseases.

Dengue....

Detail to Nevada State laboratory.

Detail to Alabama State laboratory.

School hygiene...

Survey of the schools of Frederick County, Md.

Physical status.

Mental status.

Mental status of school children of Arkansas.

Mental status of rural school children in Newcastle County, Del.

Studies on southern school children..

Popular ignorance regarding age.

Unconscious coprophagia.

Heights and weights..

Spirometer tests for lung capacity.

Examination of boys in National Training School.

Data for certain schools in Kentucky and Virginia.

Publications..

Rural sanitation...

Work completed during year.

Results.

Work now in progress.

Results..

General results of rural sanitation work.

Investigations of pollution of streams.

Organization...

Ohio River..

Laboratory work.

Bacteriological studies..

Plankton studies..

Laboratory examinations.

Hydrometric survey.

Watersheds tributary to the Ohio River.

Atlantic coast watersheds.

Study of the Cincinnati and Louisville filtration plants.

Water supply of Florence, Ala.

Water supply of Fort Thomas, Ky.

Water supply of Marine Corps recruiting publicity bureau, New

York City...

Pollution of coastal waters..

New Jersey, New York, and Delaware.

Maryland and Virginia..

New York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island.

Origin of typhoid fever in certain States.

Fishermans Island Laboratory..

Industrial waste studies.

Tannery wastes..

Strawboard wastes.

Creamery wastes.

Canning wastes.

Distillery wastes..

Laboratory investigations..

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Scientific research-Continued.

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Sewage disposal studies...

79

Sanitary privy.

80

Sterilization steamboat wastes.

80

Activated sludge experiments..

81

Compilation of laws relating to stream pollution.

81

Sewage disposal of High Point, N. C..

81

Sewage disposal project at Lexington, Ky.

82

Leprosy investigation station..

82

Laboratory studies..

82

Clinical studies....

84

Care of patients at Kalihi.

84

Hygienic Laboratory.

84

Personnel...

84

Buildings and grounds..

85

Demonstrations and exhibits..

85

Course of instruction.

85

Assistance to field investigations.

85

Aid to other branches of Government..

85

Sewer department of District of Columbia.

Bureau of Animal Industry.

86

Post Office Department.

86

Marine Corps.

86

Panama Canal..

86

Commissioner of Internal Revenue.

86

Civil Service Commission.

86

Army Medical School..

86

Naval Medical School..

86

Office of Indian Affairs.

86

Aid from other branches of the Government..

86

Library..

87

Division of Pathology and Bacteriology.

87

Scarlet fever....

87

Rocky Mountain spotted fever.

87

Diphtheria studies...

87

Toxicity of preservatives.

88

Researches on tubercle bacillus antigens.

88

Examination of specimens...

88

Cultures furnished.

89

Diphtheria.

89

Pasteur treatment.

89

Distribution of antityphoid vaccine..

90

Tuberculosis among Government employees.

90

Disinfection and disinfectants....

90

Journal club...

90

Division of zoology.

90

International commission on zoological nomenclature.

91

Index catalogue of medical and veterinary zoology.

91

Determination of zoological specimens..

91

Studies on hookworm disease..

91

The fauna of sludge...

92

Public health aspect of nematodes in fishes.

92

Division of pharmacology.

93

Isolation of vitamine from brewers' yeast.

93

Toxicity of heavy metals..

94

Standardization of drugs.

94

Toxicity of aluminum..

95

Examination of life-saving device.

95

Cocaine substitutes..

95

Digest of comments on United States Pharmacopoeia and on the

National Formulary..

95

Pharmacopæia of the United States and the National Formulary.. 95

Council on Pharmacy and Chemistry.

96

Digest of laws and regulations relating to poisons and habit-forming

drugs.

96

Toxicity of drugs.

96

Cosmetics as drugs.

96

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