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Volume 10, Number 4—April 2004

Reanalyzing the 1900–1920 Sleeping Sickness Epidemic in Uganda

E.M. Fèvre*Comments to Author , P.G. Coleman†, S.C. Welburn*, and I. Maudlin*
Author affiliations: *University of Edinburgh, Roslin, Midlothian, United Kingdom; †London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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Table 2

Time sick pre-admission and total time to death for 16 patients admitted to the Royal Society sleeping sickness Commission Hospital up to 1903

Ref. Patient no. Months sick pre-admission Time in hospital (months) Time sick 
pre-death (months)
(6) 35 4 4.5 8.5
(6) 23 1 2.1 3.1
(6) 18 3 1.4 4.4
(6) 40 2 1.2 3.2
(6) 25 7 1.2 8.2
(6) 22 2 1.1 3.1
(6) 41 3 1.4 4.4
(6) 37 2 1.9 3.9
(6) 38 6 1.7 7.7
(6) 15 1 1.8 2.8
(6) 36 2 0.4 2.4
(6) 42 3 1.9 4.9
(18) 28 8 7.0 15.0
(18) 20 6 3.6 9.6
(18) 21 3 2.5 5.5
(18) 79 1 1.6 2.6

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