Alfred Haviland's nineteenth-century map analysis of the geographical distribution of diseases in England and Wales.
International Symposium in Medical Geography. Portsmouth, GBR, 1996/07.
The nineteenth-century English physician Alfred Haviland used the national mortality statistics for England and Wales to develop an elaborate geographical explanation based on map analysis for the cause of heart, cancer, and tuberculosis deaths.
He found that females had higher rates for all three causes of death.
However, although his technique was innovative his analysis was flawed.
Mots-clés Pascal : Mortalité, Variation géographique, Epidémiologie, Siècle 19eme, Angleterre, Grande Bretagne, Royaume Uni, Europe, Pays de Galles, Carte géographique, Homme, Tuberculose, Mycobactériose, Bactériose, Infection, Tumeur maligne, Cardiopathie, Appareil respiratoire pathologie, Appareil circulatoire pathologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mortality, Geographical variation, Epidemiology, Century 19th, England, Great Britain, United Kingdom, Europe, Wales, Map(geography), Human, Tuberculosis, Mycobacterial infection, Bacteriosis, Infection, Malignant tumor, Heart disease, Respiratory disease, Cardiovascular disease
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