Hidden heroes of the health revolution. Sanitation and personal hygiene

Am J Infect Control. 2008 Dec;36(10 Suppl):S128-51. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2008.09.008.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Historical Article

MeSH terms

  • Baths / history
  • Baths / statistics & numerical data
  • Disease Transmission, Infectious / history
  • Disease Transmission, Infectious / prevention & control
  • Global Health
  • Health Promotion / history
  • Health Promotion / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Health Status*
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • Humans
  • Hygiene / history*
  • Hygiene / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Infant Mortality / trends
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Life Expectancy / trends*
  • Nutritional Status
  • Sanitation / history*
  • Sanitation / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Sanitation / methods