Public Health in Oregon: Discovering Historical Data



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Patient ledgers from the University of Oregon Medical School Tuberculosis Unit dating from 1945 to 1959. Ledgers tracked patient admissions and discharges along with many types of patient information, but have been redacted as needed to protect patients' Personal Health Information (PHI).


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Oregon; University of Oregon. Medical School; Outpatient Clinics, Hospital; Tuberculosis; Statistics


University of Oregon Medical School Hospitals Records, 2011-016

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Transcriptions include patient admission and discharge information; type, stage, and duration of illness; nativity, age, race, marital status, sex, religion, and occupation of patient; referring doctor; treatments administered; and length of hospital stay.

Tuberculosis Patient Ledger (UOMS), 1945-1959

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