RETURN YOUR QUESTIONNAIRE!
Within ten days more than 40,000 physicians returned their questionnaires to the headquarters office of the American Medical Association supplying information to be used in the campaign for medical preparedness. An especially augmented staff is already at work checking the replies and preparing punch cards which will be used in making the selection of men for functions in preparedness and functions in any national emergency which may develop.Every physician should return his questionnaire as soon as possible. Ultimately a punch card will be prepared for each physician in the United States, since it is necessary that every physician be represented in the file. If there is national conscription, physicians will be called as are other citizens of the United States. Great advantage to the physicians, to the Army and Navy Medical Departments, to the United States Public Health Service, and indeed to the country as a
MEDICAL PREPAREDNESS. JAMA. 1940;115(4):307–308. doi:10.1001/jama.1940.02810300047015