Observations on the etiology of tropical Typhoid
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In the year 1906, an epidemic of Enteric Fever occurred in Nuwera Eliya, the mountain sanatorium of Ceylon. This Thesis is based on my official report submitted to the Principal Civil Medical Officer, Ceylon, in my capacity as Medical Officer in charge of the Station. In dealing with the subject of Enteric Fever in the Tropics, both as regards its etiology and prophylaxis, it is, in the first instance, advisable to review the present state of knowledge of the subject, especially in the light of recent bacteriological research.