The British Army and the problem of venereal disease in France and Egypt during the First World War.

  title={The British Army and the problem of venereal disease in France and Egypt during the First World War.},
  author={Mark Harrison},
  journal={Medical History},
  pages={133 - 158}
  • M. Harrison
  • Published 1995
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • Medical History
Durant la premiere guerre mondiale, le controle des maladies veneriennes de l'armee anglaise etaient fondes sur la morale et le pragmatisme, contrairement a la France, ou l'on tolerait la prostitution, en developpant ainsi la contagion des maladies 
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  • Journal of the history of sexuality
  • 2008
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  • Medicine
  • Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps
  • 2003
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Rates of gonorrhea and Chlamydia in U.S. military personnel deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan (2004-2009).
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