Biennial Report of the Superintendent of the Vermont State Hospital for the Term Ending June 30, 1924

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Title

Biennial Report of the Superintendent of the Vermont State Hospital for the Term Ending June 30, 1924

Subject

psychiatric hospitals
insane asylums
history of madness

Description

Note that, with an average inmate population of 792, 359 of that number were engaged in work to keep the Hospital running (74). Also note that, of 1,138 inmates on the books during the 1922-24 biennium, 173, or more than fifteen percent, died (77). The list of "Psychoses at First Admission" (80) is also noteworthy and shows that many individuals were admitted to the Hospital with senility.

Source

Google Books

Date

1922-24

Contributor

Holly Allen

Rights

public domain

Format

pdf

Language

English

Type

report

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