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Title American medicine and statistical thinking, 1800-1860 / James H. Cassedy.
Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1984.

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Description 1 online resource (x, 306 pages) : illustrations
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
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Subject Medical statistics -- History -- 19th century.
Medicine -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Medicine -- United States -- Statistical services -- History -- 19th century.
United States -- Statistics, Medical -- History -- 19th century.
History, 19th Century.
Statistics as Topic -- history.
United States.
United States.
1800-1899
Genre History.
Contents Frontmatter -- Preface -- Contents -- 1. America's Early Health Inventory -- 2. A Calculus of Medical Philanthropy -- 3. Quantification in Orthodox Medicine -- 4. Numerical Method and Rational Medicine -- 5. Alternative Medical Approaches -- 6. Quantitative Dimensions of Medical Sectarianism -- 7. Statistics of Mind and Madness -- 8. Vital Statistics and Public Health -- 9. Sanitary Fact-Finding in the City -- 10. The Computing Mind at Midcentury -- Notes -- Index.
Other Title Print version: Cassedy, James H. American medicine and statistical thinking, 1800-1860. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1984