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October 15, 1938

Medical State Board Questions and Answers

JAMA. 1938;111(16):1498. doi:10.1001/jama.1938.02790420078034

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This book offers concise answers to the actual questions asked at state board examinations in all the forty-eight states and by the National Board of Medical Examiners. Since 1929, when the previous edition was published, there have been so many advances in medicine that a new edition was considered advisable. The changes were so numerous that the type was entirely reset. The author was assisted in this work by Dr. Frederick S. Baldi in medical jurisprudence, Dr. Abraham Cantarow in bacteriology, Dr. Calvin M. Smyth Jr. in surgery and gynecology, and Dr. Robert P. McCombs for the selection of material. The questions and answers are arranged under the general headings of anatomy, physiology, physiologic chemistry, pathology, bacteriology, materia medica and therapeutics, practice of medicine, surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, hygiene and medical jurisprudence. There is an extensive index, which is an indispensable feature of the book if it is to be

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