Non-pulmonary Tuberculosis and the Spread pf Medical Knowledge around the Turn of the Century 1900
2011 (English)Conference paper, Abstract (Other academic)
This paper investigates the dissemination of information and theories of treatment of non-pulmonary tubercuosis throughout the country from Nordic neighbors and from Europe. Study trips, reports in the medical journals and in national investigative studies, international conferences, publishing of translations of outstanding articles contributed to spreading knowledge. Also interesting were discussions of the adaptations that could be made to suit the northern climate.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
non-pulmonary tuberculosis, seaside sanatoria, study trips, disseminating ideas, climatic therapy, heliotherapy, hydrotherapy, international influence
Sociology Health Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-109761OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-109761DiVA: diva2:741205
23rd Nordic Medical History Congress, Oslo, Norway, May 2011
ProjectsDet internationella hälsoarbetet...
FunderRiksbankens JubileumsfondSwedish Research Council