This paper addresses many of the misconceptions surrounding tuberculosis in three different time periods: ancient times, the Middle Ages, and the 19th-20th centuries, and explains the social ramifications caused by the lack of understanding.
Tuberculosis, Bacterial Infections and Mycoses, Respiratory Tract Diseases
Copyright © 2017 Sarah Lauer
Lauer, Sarah A. (2017) "The Social Impact of the Misconceptions Surrounding Tuberculosis," Iowa Historical Review: Vol. 7: Iss. 1: 55-78. https://doi.org/10.17077/2373-1842.1039