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Previous editions of this work have appeared under the auspices of other publishers, under the title "American Medical Biographies." The last previous edition was published in 1920. The present edition contains 2,049 sketches, of which about 300 are new. Some of those in previous editions have been deleted to make space for the new material. The volume has been in the past, and will continue to be in the future, one of the most valuable reference works available in the history of medicine.
Dictionary of American Medical Biography.. JAMA. 1928;91(25):2018. doi:10.1001/jama.1928.02700250082045