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From the Confederate States Medical and Surgical Journal, Vol. 1, No. 1 (Jan. 1864). Richmond: J. B. McCaw, Ed., p. 8

CONFEDERATE HOSPITAL REPORTS.

I. Statistics of Winder Hospital, Richmond, Va., from its organization, April 1, 1862, to December 1, 1863. Surg. A. G. Lane, in charge.

Total Number admitted 39,997
    "         " transferred 7,830
    "         " returned to duty 20,720
    "         " furloughed 6,675
    "         " discharged 284
    "         " deserted 1,138
    "         " died 2,149

Ratio of mortality, 5.27 per cent. [error: 5.37 MDG]

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II. Statistics of Chimborazo Hospital from Nov. 1, 1861, to Nov. 1, 1863. Surg. J. B. McCaw, in charge.

Total Number admitted 47,176
    "         " transferred 17,384
    "         " returned to duty 17,845
    "         " furloughed 4,378
    "         " discharged 635
    "         " deserted 846
    "         " died 3,031

Aggregate ratio of mortality, 6.62 per cent. [error: 6.42 MDG]

Total number of VULNUS SCLOPETICUM, 6,740 Deaths, 377.
Ratio of mortality, 5.74 per cent.

Total number FEBRIS Typhoid, 3,474 Deaths, 951.
Ratio of mortality, 27.56 per cent.

Total number PNEUMONIA, 2,739 Deaths, 637.
Ratio of mortality, 20.39 per cent.

Total number ALL OTHER DISEASES, 34,223 Deaths, 1,965.
ratio of mortality, 3.1 per cent.

 

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