Medical Facilities in Early Times 576; Vital Statistics 578; General Standard of Health as reflected by Statistics 579; Causes of Mortality 581; Infant Mortality 582;Diseases Common to the District-Cholera 582, Small-pox 583, Plague 585, Malaria 586, Tuberculosis 588, Leprosy, Venereal Diseases, Guinea Worm, Diptheria 590;Public Hospitals and Dispensaries-Organi-sational Set-up 590, Hospitals and Dis-pensaries 591, Maternity, Child Welfare and Primary Health Centres 598, Medical Facilties in Rural Areas 599; Ayurvedic and Unani Dispensaries 600; Private Hospitals and Nursing Homes, ResearchCentres 601, Food Laboratory, Nutrition and Family Planning 602; Sanitation-Administrative Set-up 603, Activities of Health and Sanitary Organisation 604.

CHAPTER XVI-MEDICAL AND PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES