The Tropical World of Samuel Taylor Darling: Parasites, Pathology and Philanthropy

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Samuel Taylor Darling (1872-1925) one of the world's leading experts in tropical diseases in the early 20th century investigated malaria, hookworm, amebiasis, and other tropical diseases in Panama, the Far East, South Africa, Brazil, and the southern US. As a pathologist, he performed more than 4,000 autopsies among employees of the Panama Canal Company who died between 1905 and 1914. This experience gave him a singular perspective on the anatomical pathology of tropical diseases. The results of his innovative work helped ...

The Tropical World of Samuel Taylor Darling: Parasites, Pathology and Philanthropy 2007, Sussex Academic Press

ISBN-13: 9781845191832

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