Chronic Disease -- a Definition

By E. M. Bluestone

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Social Service, September 1938

The author argues that chronic and acute diseases are different, so treatment must be approached differently. This includes reorganizing the community to designate research hospitals and homes for the chronically ill, and increasing responsibility for them.

Topic: Communal Responsibility, Medical Care, Health and Healing, Research, Communal Organization

Name of Publication: The Jewish Social Service Quarterly

Editor: Slawson, John

Volume/Issue: Vol.15/no.1

Page Number(s): 113-118

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Genre: Article

Coverage: New York, New York , United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Bluestone, E. M. Chronic Disease -- a Definition. The Jewish Social Service Quarterly. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Social Service. September 1938: 113-118.


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