Accession Number:

AD0619401

Title:

DISINFECTION AND ITS ROLE IN THE SYSTEM OF MEASURES FOR THE LIQUIDATION AND REDUCTION OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

Specialized establishments--disinfection stations--have been created in 56 large cities of the USSR. Almost every medical-epidemiological station has a disinfection section, and in a large number of them--a prophylactic disinfection division. The number of workers in the field of disinfection reaches 50,000 men. The main types of activity for the disinfection establishments are the complete and timely hospitalization of persons with infectious diseases and the simultaneous organization and carrying out of disinfection of foci, and also prophylactic disinfection, including disinfection, disinfestation and rat extermination.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Hygiene and Sanitation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE