Pharmaceuticals, Epidemiology, Public Health, Engineering
Grand Canal, Ireland , Royal Canal, Ireland
Describes the use of horse chestnuts in the treatment of intermittent fever, during a recent epidemic in Dublin. Discusses the reduced incidence of the disease following the drainage of bogs in the vicinity.
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