oa South African Medical Journal - The incidence of diseases of the ear, nose and throat : a survey of a remote native reserve
|Article Title||The incidence of diseases of the ear, nose and throat : a survey of a remote native reserve|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Publication Date||Sep 1951|
|Pages||701 - 704|
|Keyword(s)||Ear, nose and throat diseases, Incidence and Native reserve|
An account of a pilot survey of a remote Native reserve to ascertain the incidence of diseases of the ears, nose and throat is given. Analysis of the statistics show a very high incidence of chronic discharging ears. The nutritional state of the people is poor and there is a great general scarcity of water. Recommendations are made for improving the conditions of the people. Tables of figures are attached.
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