By H. Jecklin (auth.)
One thousand unselected sufferers with asthma were up for a normal interval of eleven years, with extremes of 33 years and 3 years. the typical interval from the 1st indicators to the date of follow-up used to be 20.6 years within the 562 men and 22.3 years within the 438 adult females, with extremes of seventy two years and 3 years. considering the fact that through the research no variations have been chanced on among the sexes, they've been grouped jointly. phrases used, equivalent to bronchial asthma, continual bronchitis, formative years bronchitis, age of onset, etc., were rigorously outlined, as have the descriptions of intermittent and non-stop bronchial asthma. the current kingdom of the sufferers has been labeled as A (good), B (fair), C (poor), and D (dead). Early age of onset (before sixteen) and intermittent bronchial asthma have been linked and had a extra beneficial analysis, whereas the early life bronchitic had a greater outlook than the grownup bronchitic. Intermittent and non-stop bronchial asthma were in comparison. The prevalence of bronchitis at first was once better within the non-stop workforce, and the tendency to strengthen bronchitis through the years (present in all asthmatics) was once additionally better within the non-stop staff. people with bronchitis have been in a lot poorer overall healthiness on follow-up than these without.
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Of cases Years 21 i~ 12 ~ ; I,. 82% cured 18 % cured }8%cured What is the life expectation for cases of chronic nephritis? In order to assess cases it must be appreciated that chronic nephritis can take two forms: 1. vascular development, 2. nephritis with nephrotic complications. The vascular development is characterised by increasing blood pressure over the years, with little albumen in the urine and possibly the appearance of microhaematuria. Renal insufficiency only occurs in the final stages.
When it is known that such treatment has taken place, the following particulars should be ascertained from the applicant's attending physician: The date on which hypertension was first noticed. The highest and average level of blood pressure at that time. The nature and degree of any retinal abnormalities noted at that time. The date on which antihypertensive treatment was instituted. The type of treatment, including designation and dosage of drugs, us'ed during the various stages of treatment.
4. It is apparent that so complex a group of risks cannot be underwritten except in consultation with the Medical Director. It is also obvious that many of these risks will have to be declined and that a large proportion of those that can be accepted cannot receive any credit for their treatment. However, as the following rules will show, worthwhile credits can be granted to a well-defined section of medically treated hypertensives. 3. 1. Additional in/ormation. 1: It is recommended that the application should include a question to the following effect: Have you at any time received treatment for high blood pressure or have you at any time taken drugs known for their effect in reducing blood pressure?
Annals of Life Insurance Medicine: 1964 Volume II by H. Jecklin (auth.)