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 East Ham]
MEDICAL INSPECTION OF PUPILS ATTENDING
MAINTAINED PRIMARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS.
C.—Pupils found, to Require Treatment.
Number of individual pupils found at periodic medical
inspections to require treatment (excluding dental diseases and
infestation with vermin).
|A.—Periodic Medical Inspections.|
|Number of Inspections in the prescribed Groups: Entrants||2,797|
|Second age group||1,051|
|Third age group||1,271|
|Number of other Periodic Inspections||3,364|
|Number of Special Inspections||4,590|
|Number of Re-inspections||8,658|
|Group||For defective vision (excluding squint)||For any of the other conditions recorded in Table 55A||Total individual pupils|
|Second age group||52||196||237|
|Third age group||73||158||225|
|Total (prescribed groups)||138||1,044||1,162|
|Other periodic inspections||184||534||703|