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ERIC Number: EJ609015
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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For the Welfare of Children: The Origins of the Relationship between U.S. Public Health Workers and Pediatricians.
Markel, Howard
American Journal of Public Health, v90 n6 p893-99 Jun 2000
Discusses the development of American pediatric medicine and its relationship to children's health and public health movements in the early 20th century, describing living conditions during that time and examining developments that impacted child health: dispensaries and milk stations for impoverished children, campaigns to educate parents about illness prevention and child rearing, and medical inspection of public schools and students. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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