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January 25, 1890

Saunders' Question - Compends, No. 5, Essentials of Obstetrics.

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Arranged in the form of questions and answers; prepared expressly for students of medicine by William Easterly Ashton, M.D., Dem. of Clin. Obstet. in Jefferson Med. Col., Chief of Clinics for Diseases of Women in Jefferson Med. Col. Hosp., etc. Illustrated. Tenth thousand. Pp. xi-220. Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders. London: Henry Renshaw. Melbourne: George Robertson & Co. 1890.

JAMA. 1890;XIV(4):143. doi:10.1001/jama.1890.02410040035016

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This book is one of the very best of the Saunders series. The subject is treated in a remarkably clear and concise manner, with due regard to the proportionate representation of its various branches. The book is thoroughly well prepared and is carefully indexed. It cannot fail to subserve a useful purpose in the direction indicated.

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