The author begins with a description of the devastating impact of tuberculosis on American Jews, and then describes the sanitoria approach to treatment and containment. He introduces the new Montefiore Home Country Sanitarium for Consumptives, founded for the local treatment of afflicted New York residents, and reports on its first year in existence, including information on intake procedures, facilities, operations, and outcomes.
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Herbert, Henry. The Montefiore Home Country Sanitarium for Consumptives, at Bedford Station, NY. Bulletin of the National Conference of Jewish Charities. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA). May 1902: