Author Siena, Kevin Patrick
Title Venereal disease, hospitals, and the urban poor ; London's foul wards, 1600-1800 / by Kevin P. Siena
Imprint Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2004
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Descript viii, 367 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series Rochester studies in medical history, 1526-2715
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-360) and index
The foul disease, privacy, and the medical marketplace -- The foul disease in the royal hospitals: the seventeenth century -- The foul disease in the royal hospitals: the eighteenth century -- The foul disease and the Poor Law: workhouse medicine in the eighteenth century -- The foul disease and moral reform? the Lock Hospital -- Rethinking the Lock Hospital -- Conclusion: poverty and the pox in early modern London
Subject Sexually transmitted diseases -- England -- London -- History -- 17th century
Sexually transmitted diseases -- England -- London -- History -- 18th century
Urban poor -- Health and hygiene -- England -- London -- History -- 17th century
Urban poor -- Health and hygiene -- England -- London -- History -- 18th century
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- history -- London
History of Medicine, 17th Cent. -- London
History of Medicine, 18th Cent. -- London
Urban Health Services -- history -- London