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Old 1st September 2019, 11:34 AM   #41
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Originally Posted by Worm View Post
Dr Snow is a hero of mine, not only because of his scientific endeavors, but also because he was one of the fist to use graphical representations as a communication tool for data.
Coincidentally, so was Florence Nightingale.
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Originally Posted by zooterkin View Post
Coincidentally, so was Florence Nightingale.
And they both used innovative graphs to analyze the data. I was disappointed that Nightingale didn't give's Snow's work more consideration.
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Old 2nd September 2019, 12:27 PM   #43
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Originally Posted by Worm View Post
Dr Snow is a hero of mine, not only because of his scientific endeavors, but also because he was one of the fist to use graphical representations as a communication tool for data. Which is now my job (largely).

I will have to get that book.
It is an excellent book. I highly recommend it. He and Ignaz Semmelweis are both big heroes of mine.
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