|Title||Paper, 'Historicall account of the late generall coughs and colds, with some observations on other epidemick distempers' by Dr [Thomas] Molyneux|
|Description||Molyneux discusses the autumn and winter colds in Dublin [Ireland], beginning in November 1693, that spread following snow and a rapid dip in temperatures. Molyneux describes the symptoms of these colds in detail, and then compares the epidemic with a 'transient fever' epidemic that occurred in July 1688.|
Subject: Medicine / Epidemiology
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Dr. Molineux’s historical account of the late general coughs and colds; with some observations on other epidemick distempers'.
Read to the Royal Society on 18 April 1694.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1694.0022|
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 18 (1694), p 105
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA7851||Molyneux; Sir; Thomas (1661 - 1733)||1661 - 1733|