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by Thomas Wood 1910

The investigation in school of the health condition of the pupil was undertaken at first for the purpose of detecting and isolating cases of contagious disease. In a few instances statistical studies were made to determine the effect of school life upon health. Comparatively early, investigations of eyesight were undertaken. Great credit is due to Dr. Cohn and others for thoroughgoing pioneer work in this field. Greater emphasis up to the present has been given, in the health examinations, to medical inspection for contagious and infectious diseases than to detection of chronic or permanent defects.


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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 9, No. 1.


Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 11 Number 6, 1910, p. 13-41
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 21104, Date Accessed: 12/13/2017 9:44:34 AM

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