Hints from the Health Department. Leaflet from the archive of the Society of Medical Officers of Health. Credit: Wellcome Collection, London
[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Acton]
Particulars of new cases and of deaths from the disease during
1940 are given below.
78 cases of Pulmonary Tuberculosis and 10 cases of other
forms of Tuberculosis were notified during the year.
There were 35 deaths from Pulmonary Tuberculosis and no
deaths from other forms of Tuberculosis.
The following Table gives the age incidence of new cases
of Tuberculosis in 1940 and of the deaths from the disease in the
area in 1940.