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Hôpital Saint-Louis
HôPITAL SAINT-LOUIS is a hospital in Paris
Paris
, France
France
. It is part of the Assistance publique - Hôpitaux de Paris
Paris
hospital system, and it is located at 1 avenue Claude-Vellefaux, in the 10th arrondissement near the metro station: Goncourt . Its address is 1 avenue Claude-Vellefaux (previously called rue Claude-Vellefaux), just north of rue Bichat. It was founded by King Henry IV (1553–1610) (King of France
France
and Navarre) on May 17, 1607 to decongest the Hôtel-Dieu de Paris
Paris
during the plague . He named it St. Louis in memory of Louis IX , who died of the plague that devastated Tunis
Tunis
in 1270. Today, Hôpital Saint-Louis
Hôpital Saint-Louis
uses its historical premises (parts of which are classified as historical monuments) for administrative functions
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Hospital
A HOSPITAL is a health care institution providing patient treatment with specialized medical and nursing staff and medical equipment. The best-known type of hospital is the general hospital, which typically has an emergency department to treat urgent health problems ranging from fire and accident victims to a heart attack . A district hospital typically is the major health care facility in its region, with large numbers of beds for intensive care and additional beds for patients who need long-term care. Specialised hospitals include trauma centres , rehabilitation hospitals , children\'s hospitals , seniors' (geriatric ) hospitals, and hospitals for dealing with specific medical needs such as psychiatric treatment (see psychiatric hospital ) and certain disease categories. Specialised hospitals can help reduce health care costs compared to general hospitals. A teaching hospital combines assistance to people with teaching to medical students and nurses
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Paris
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 _Population without double counting _: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. PARIS (locally ( listen )) is the capital and most populous city of France
France
. It has an area of 105 square kilometres (41 square miles) and a population of 2,229,621 in 2015 within its administrative limits. The city is both a commune and department and forms the centre and headquarters of the Île-de- France
France
, or Paris
Paris
Region, which has an area of 12,012 square kilometres (4,638 square miles) and a population in 2016 of 12,142,802, comprising roughly 18 percent of the population of France
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France
FRANCE (locally ), officially the FRENCH REPUBLIC (_République française_ ), is a country with territory status in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories . The European, or metropolitan, area of France extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea , and from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean . The republic also includes French Guiana on the South American continent and several islands in the Atlantic , Pacific and Indian oceans. The country's 18 integral regions (5 of which are situated overseas) span a combined area of 643,801 square kilometres (248,573 sq mi) which, as of January 2017, has a total population of almost 67 million people. France is a unitary semi-presidential republic with its capital in Paris , the country's largest city and main cultural and commercial centre
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Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux De Paris
The ASSISTANCE PUBLIQUE – HôPITAUX DE PARIS (AP-HP) (French pronunciation: ​ ) is the public hospital system (établissement public de santé) of the city of Paris
Paris
and its suburbs. Its headquarters are in the 4th arrondissement of Paris
Paris
. It is the largest hospital system in Europe and one of the largest in the world, it provides health care, teaching, research, prevention, education and emergency medical service in 52 branches of medicine. It employs more than 90,000 people (including 15,800 physicians) in 44 hospitals and receives more than 5,8 million annual patient visits. The AP-HP is linked with the University of Paris
Paris
and its seven colleges of medicine, two of odontology and two of pharmacy
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10th Arrondissement Of Paris
The 10TH ARRONDISSEMENT OF PARIS (l'Enclos Saint-Laurent) is one of the 20 arrondissements (administrative districts) of the capital city of France
France
. Situated on the right bank of the River Seine
Seine
, the arrondissement contains two of Paris's six main railway stations : the Gare du Nord and the Gare de l\'Est . Built during the 19th century, these two termini are among the busiest in Europe. The 10th arrondissement also contains a large portion of the Canal Saint-Martin , linking the northeastern parts of Paris
Paris
with the River Seine. CONTENTS * 1 Geography * 2 Demography * 2.1 Historical population * 2.2 Immigration * 3 Map * 4 Cityscape * 4.1 Places of interest * 4.2 Mains streets and squares * 4.2.1 Streets * 4.2.2 Squares * 5 References * 6 External links GEOGRAPHYThe land area of the arrondissement is 2.892 km2 (1.117 sq
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Paris Métro
The PARIS MéTRO or MéTROPOLITAIN (French : Métro de Paris) is a rapid transit system in the Paris Metropolitan Area
Paris Metropolitan Area
. A symbol of the city, it is noted for its density within the city limits and its uniform architecture, influenced by Art Nouveau . It is mostly underground and 214 kilometres (133 mi) long. It has 303 stations, of which 62 have transfers between lines. There are 16 lines, numbered 1 to 14 with two lines, 3bis and 7bis, which are named because they started out as branches of lines 3 and 7; later they officially became separate lines; the Metro is still numbered as if these lines were absent. Lines are identified on maps by number and colour, and direction of travel is indicated by the terminus. It is the second busiest subway system in Europe
Europe
, after the Moscow Metro , and the tenth-busiest in the world
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Goncourt (Paris Métro)
GONCOURT is a station on line 11 of the Paris Métro
Paris Métro
in the 10th and 11th arrondissements The station opened as part of the original section of the line from Châtelet to Porte des Lilas on 28 April 1935. It is named after the Rue des Goncourt. The street was named after the writers Edmond de Goncourt (1822–1896) and his brother Jules (1830–1870). Edmond de Goncourt left funds to create the Académie Goncourt
Académie Goncourt
which awards the Prix Goncourt
Prix Goncourt
literary prize
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Henry Iv Of France
HENRY IV (French : _Henri IV_, read as _Henri-Quatre_ pronounced ; 13 December 1553 – 14 May 1610), also known by the epithet "Good King Henry", was King of Navarre
King of Navarre
(as HENRY III) from 1572 to 1610 and King of France
King of France
from 1589 to 1610. He was the first French monarch of the House of Bourbon
House of Bourbon
, a branch of the Capetian dynasty . Baptised as a Catholic
Catholic
but raised in the Protestant faith by his mother Jeanne d\' Albret , Queen of Navarre , he inherited the throne of Navarre in 1572 on the death of his mother. As a Huguenot , Henry was involved in the French Wars of Religion , barely escaping assassination in the St. Bartholomew\'s Day massacre , and later led Protestant forces against the royal army
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Hôtel-Dieu De Paris
The HôTEL-DIEU DE PARIS (French pronunciation: ​ ) founded by Saint Landry in 651 is the oldest hospital in the city of Paris
Paris
, France
France
, and is the most central of the Assistance publique - hôpitaux de Paris
Paris
(AP-HP) hospitals. The hospital is associated with the Faculté de Médecine Paris-Descartes . It still resides on the bank of the Île de la Cité
Île de la Cité
, next to Notre-Dame , connected to the "Rive Gauche" by the pont au Double . Although the facility had been ravaged by disastrous fires on several occasions (the current architecture dates back to 1877), the two buildings of the facility were originally built in the 7th and 17th centuries. It was built as a symbol of charity and hospitality . It was the only hospital in Paris until the Renaissance
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Plague (disease)
PLAGUE is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis . Symptoms include fever , weakness, and headache . Usually this begins one to seven days after exposure. In the bubonic form there is also swelling of lymph nodes , while in the septicemic form tissues may turn black and die , and in the pneumonic form shortness of breath, cough, and chest pain may occur. Bubonic and septicemic plague is generally spread by flea bites or handling an infected animal. The pneumonitic form is generally spread between people through the air via infectious droplets. Diagnosis is typically by finding the bacterium in fluid from a lymph node, blood, or sputum . Those at high risk may be vaccinated . Those exposed to a case of pneumonic plague may be treated with preventative medication. If infected, treatment is with antibiotics and supportive care . Typically antibiotics include a combination of gentamicin and a fluoroquinolone
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Louis IX
LOUIS IX (25 April 1214 – 25 August 1270), commonly known as SAINT LOUIS, was King of France and a canonized saint. Louis was crowned in Reims
Reims
at the age of 12, following the death of his father Louis VIII the Lion , although his mother, Blanche of Castile , ruled the kingdom until he reached maturity. During Louis's childhood, Blanche dealt with the opposition of rebellious vassals and put an end to the Albigensian crusade
Albigensian crusade
which had started 20 years earlier. As an adult, Louis IX faced recurring conflicts with some of the most powerful nobles, such as Hugh X of Lusignan and Peter of Dreux . Simultaneously, Henry III of England
Henry III of England
tried to restore his continental possessions , but was defeated at the battle of Taillebourg
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Tunis
TUNIS ( Arabic
Arabic
: تونس‎‎ _ Tūnis _) is the capital and the largest city of Tunisia
Tunisia
. The greater metropolitan area of Tunis, often referred to as _Grand Tunis_, has some 2,700,000 inhabitants. Situated on a large Mediterranean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
gulf (the Gulf of Tunis ), behind the Lake of Tunis and the port of La Goulette (Ḥalq il-Wād), the city extends along the coastal plain and the hills that surround it. At its core lies its ancient medina , a World Heritage Site
World Heritage Site

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Teaching Hospital
A TEACHING HOSPITAL is a hospital or medical center that provides clinical education and training to future and current health professionals. Teaching hospitals are often affiliated with medical schools and work closely with medical students throughout their period of matriculation, and especially during their clerkship (internship) years. In most cases, teaching hospitals also offer Graduate Medical Education (GME)/ physician residency programs, where medical school graduates train under a supervising (attending) physician to assist with the coordination of care. In addition to offering medical education to medical students and physician residents, many teaching hospitals also serve as research institutes
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Dermatology
DERMATOLOGY (from ancient Greek δέρμα, _derma_ which means skin and λογία, _logia)_ is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin , nails , hair and its diseases . It is a specialty with both medical and surgical aspects. A dermatologist treats diseases, in the widest sense, and some cosmetic problems of the skin, scalp, hair, and nails. CONTENTS * 1 Etymology * 2 History * 3 Training * 3.1 United States * 4 Fields * 4.1 Cosmetic dermatology * 4.2 Dermatopathology * 4.3 Immunodermatology * 4.4 Mohs surgery * 4.5 Pediatric dermatology * 4.6 Teledermatology * 4.7 Dermatoepidemiology * 5 Therapies * 6 See also * 7 References * 8 External links ETYMOLOGYAttested in English in 1819, the word _dermatology_ derives from the Greek δέρμα