July 17, 1948

A Manual of Pharmacology and Its Applications to Therapeutics and Toxicology

JAMA. 1948;137(12):1093. doi:10.1001/jama.1948.02890460089027

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This book has become well known to student, teacher and practitioner. First copyrighted in 1917, it is a standard teaching and reference book. Unlike some other reference books, it is easily read and has always been filled from one end to the other with meaty information that can be put to practical use. The new edition is completely revised and the format is changed to make it even more readable. For those who are interested in therapeutics, up-to-date and practical information abounds; for those who are interested in animal experimentation, the book is indispensable. That which is no longer of real importance has been omitted, and that which is new has been included and described so that its full value and limitations are readily apparent. The book can be recommended for every one, including medical students, medical practitioners, pharmacists and nurses, who is interested in any phase of therapeutics. Of

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