Louisans, Base Hospital 21; review the brutal impact of influenza on the populations of St.
Louis and Kansas City; and discuss the effectiveness of public health responses in these cities. Two hundred thousand enlisted men passed through the base during World War I.
On October 1 the first influenza cases were identified; within a week Hot massage South Korea were hospitalized. Fortunately, despite its initial rapid spread the epidemic was controlled quickly.
In total there were more than 2, influenza cases at Jefferson Barracks, a much lower figure than at many other military bases in the Not looking for ms perfect just someone Flint Michigan. Physicians and nurses from Washington University immediately agreed to staff Base Hospital 21, one of the first six base facilities mobilized in the war.
The unit was stationed at a 1, bed hospital in Rouen, France.
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Patient volume was brisk: there were — admissions daily.
The 61, admissions during the war were evenly divided between surgical and medical cases.