London's Pulse: Medical Officer of Health reports 1848-1972

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East Ham 1945

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for East Ham]

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Classification of the Nutrition of Pupils Inspected During the Year in the Routine Age Groups.

No. of Pupils I spectedA (Excellent)B (Normal)C (Slightly Sun-normolyD (Bad)
335041212.3289486 4441 3


GROUP I.— Treatment of Minor Ailments (excluding uncleanliness). Total Number of Defects treated or under treatment during the year under the Authority's Scheme 1531.

GROUP II.—Treatment of Defective Vision and Squint.

Under the Authority's Scheme
Errors of Refraction (including squint)213
Other defect or disease of the eyes (excluding those recorded in Group I)30
Number of Pupils for whom spectacles were (a) Prescribed214
(b) Obtained214
GROUP III.—Treatment of Defects of Nose and Throat.
Under the Authority's Scheme
Received Operative Treatment299
Received other forms of Treatment3
Total number treated302