By Russell M. Wilder, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.P., Professor and Chief of the Department of Medicine of the Mayo Foundation, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. Seventh edition. Cloth. Price, $1.75. Pp. 184, with 9 illustrations. Philadelphia & London: W. B. Saunders Company, 1941.
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This edition of Dr. Wilder's diabetic primer brings the treatment of diabetes mellitus, as carried out in the Mayo Clinic, up to date. It is clear and concise and a good book for any diabetic patient or any doctor. All physicians who believe in the orthodox treatment of diabetes will find it helpful and can safely supplement the instruction of their patients with it.
A Primer for Diabetic Patients: An Outline of Treatment for Diabetes with Diet, Insulin and Protamine-Zinc Insulin Including Directions and Charts for the Use of Physicians in Planning Diet Prescriptions. JAMA. 1941;117(17):1488. doi:10.1001/jama.1941.02820430084043