Physicians' pocket reference to the International list of causes of death: CS12-508/1942E-PDF

"The Physicians' Pocket Reference to the "International List of Causes of Death" has been prepared for the purpose of assisting the medical practitioners of Canada to complete the "Medical Certificate of Death" in accordance with statistical requirements. Almost every country collecting mortality statistics follows the classification known as the "International List of Causes of Death", either in its detailed, intermediate or abridged form. The detailed list presented in this Pocket Reference has been adapted for use in Canada and is in accordance with the Fifth Decennial Revision recommended by the International Commission for the classification of Diseases and Causes of Death. The International Commission met at Paris in October, 1938, at the invitation of the Government of France"--Introd.

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Title Physicians' pocket reference to the International list of causes of death
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note "For the vest pocket or visiting list." Published also in French under title: Aide-mémoire des médecins sur la nomenclature internationale des causes décès. Digitized edition from print [produced by Statistics Canada].
Date 1942
Number of Pages 92 p.
Catalogue Number
  • CS12-508/1942E-PDF
Subject Terms Medical records, Death