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Jonas Salk And the Polio Vaccine (Graphic Library)

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Juvenile literature, United States, Forensic Medicine, Children"s 9-12 - Medical, Juvenile Nonfiction, Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction, Science & Nature - Discoveries, Children: Grades 3-4, Poliomyelitis vaccine, Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology, Virologists, 1914-1995, Biography, Salk, J
ContributionsA. Milgrom (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7895613M
ISBN 100736864830
ISBN 139780736864831
OCLC/WorldCa64688694

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InDr. Jonas Salk invented the polio vaccine, which nearly eliminated polio from this country. For the rest of his life, Dr.

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Jonas Salk and the Polio Vaccine The s are often considered to be a safe and quiet decade when American families moved to the suburbs, drove large modern automobiles, and enjoyed a stable and prosperous economy. But beneath this tranquil scene, parents faced a great fear -- the dreaded poliomyelitis, or polio, as it is commonly known.

It's one of the great vaccine success stories, and Jonas Salk became one of the most celebrated men in America. Polio was effectively wiped out in. READ MORE: 8 Things You May Not Know About Jonas Salk and the Polio Vaccine. Inclinical trials using the Salk vaccine and a placebo began on nearly two million American schoolchildren.

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Heeding a lesson learned. Bythere were fewer than 1, cases of polio in the U.S. And bythe U.S. was declared polio-free.

Years after the vaccine’s development, Jonas Salk. When a waiting world learned on Apthat Jonas Salk had successfully created a vaccine to prevent poliomyelitis, he became a hero overnight. Born in a New York tenement, humble in manner, Salk had all the makings of a twentieth-century icon--a knight in a white coat.

In the wake of his achievement, he received a staggering number of awards and honors; for years his name ranked with /5(3). The book continues chronologically through the life of Jonas Salk and the lives and his work in finding a polio vaccine.

The author provides startling statistics on /5. Starting on the evening of Apbatches of the Salk vaccine made by five drug firms were shipped out in boxes marked “POLIO VACCINE: RUSH.” Aboutdoses of Author: Michael Ruane. When a waiting world learned on Apthat Jonas Salk had successfully created a vaccine to prevent poliomyelitis, he became a hero overnight.

Born in a New York tenement, humble in manner, Salk had all the makings of a twentieth-century icon-a knight in a white coat. In the wake of his achievement, he received a staggering number of awards and honors; for years his name ranked with 5/5(2).

That certainly wasn’t the case with Linda Elovitz Marshall’s new book, The Polio Pioneer. The book explores Dr.

Salk’s life and gives reader-friendly background about vaccine development and testing alongside community concerns and precautions around the polio epidemic. Through his determination and unorthodox thinking, Jonas Salk developed a polio vaccine and children's lives were saved.

Jonas Salk provides students an in-depth look into both Dr.

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Salk's life and his search for the vaccine. The book can also be used to teach students the elements of a biography and the proper use of hyphenated compound. Jonas Salk and the Polio Vaccine book.

Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A digital solution for your classroom with features /5(4). After four decades of research, no one had been able to grow a polio virus that was safe enough, or plentiful enough, for use in a vaccine.

Bypolio researchers were convinced that polio could be conquered through a vaccine. Author David Oshinsky details the differences between Sabin and Salk Cited by: Archival footage showing children afflicted with polio, Jonas Salk giving injections, an immunization centre, and vials of vaccine being produced.

http://ww. Some of that money had funded Dr. Jonas Salk's creation in of an experimental "killed-virus" polio vaccine, and his subsequent experiments that proved the vaccine's.

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Although Jonas Salk is credited with ending the scourge of polio because his killed-virus vaccine was first to market, Albert Sabin’s sweet-tasting and inexpensive oral vaccine continues to Author: Gilbert King.

Who Was Jonas Salk. Jonas Salk was one of the leading scientists of the twentieth century and the creator of the first polio vaccine. In at the University of Michigan School of Public.

This biography examines the remarkable life of Jonas Salk using easy-to-read, compelling text. Through striking black-and-white images and rich color photographs, readers will learn about Salk’s family background, childhood, education, groundbreaking rese. It's hard to imagine a better biographer for Jonas Salk.

Charlotte DeCroes Jacobs is a "Polio Pioneer" (one of the first children to get the polio vaccine), a doctor, and a woman - characteristics that give this book a unique insight into how horrifying polio was, the medical significance of what Salk did, as well as an unflinching description of Salk's personal life/5.

“People worked on the polio vaccine like it was the Normandy invasion,” says Jane Smith, author of the book Patenting the Sun: Polio and the Salk Vaccine. More thanchildren were.

SALK AND THE CUTTER INCIDENT On MaAmerican physician and microbiologist Jonas Salk announced on national radio that he had successfully tested a vaccine against poliomyelitis. Presumably, the nation cheered. : Jonas Salk and the Polio Vaccine (Inventions and Discovery) () by Krohn, Katherine and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books.

Salk’s father was Dr. Jonas Salk, the American virologist whose development of a crucial polio vaccine in is widely credited with finally reining in the devastating spread of polio.

Story. Through his determination and unorthodox thinking, Jonas Salk developed a polio vaccine and children's lives were saved. Jonas Salk provides students an in-depth look into both Dr.

Salk's life and his search for the vaccine. The book can also be used to teach students the elements of a biography and the proper use of hyphenated compound adjectives.

The quest to develop an effective polio vaccine was a competition, yet both the Salk and the Sabin vaccines were necessary to put an end to the nightmare, according to Thomas Abraham in his book. Jonas Salk: The Battle Against Polio, will introduce young readers to one of the epic efforts of the 20th century: the campaign to find a polio vaccine.

In this book, students are invited to take part in a discussion about the history of vaccines, social policy and medical ethics. Jonas Salk: The Battle Against Polio is more than a : Rhythm Prism.An inactivated polio vaccine, developed a few years later by Jonas Salk, came into use in A different, oral polio vaccine was developed by Albert Sabin and came into commercial use in It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential of administration: Parenteral (IPV), by mouth.

Jonas Salk: The Battle Against Polio, will introduce young readers to one of the epic efforts of the 20th century: the campaign to find a polio vaccine.

In this book, students are invited to take part in a discussion about the history of vaccines, social policy and medical ethics. Jonas Salk: The Battle Against Polio is more than a biography.5/5(1).