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November 28, 1942

War and the Doctor: Essays on the Immediate Treatment of War Wounds

JAMA. 1942;120(13):1078. doi:10.1001/jama.1942.02830480082042

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The essays in this book are based on a series of lectures delivered to the Edinburgh Branch of the British Medical Association. They emphasize such aspects of war as the neuroses, shock and hemorrhage, wounds, first aid instruction and emergency surgery in the field. Each of the essays is written by an author who has had personal experience in the field concerned.

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