TITLE

Between Stigma and Dawn of Medicine: the Last Leprosarium in Croatia

AUTHOR(S)
Wokaunn, Mario; Jurić, Ivan; Vrbica, Žarko
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Croatian Medical Journal;2006, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p759
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the last leprosarium in Neretva valley, Croatia. individuals and families who were treated in the leprosarium during its existence from 1905, when it was built, until 1925, when it was closed down. It analyzes why the Neretvariver valley was chosen for the isolation of lepers,
ACCESSION #
22801572

 

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