February 12, 1898

A System of Practical Medicine.

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By American Authors. Edited by Alfred Lee Loomis, M.D., late Professor of Pathology and Practical Medicine in the New York University, and William Gilman Thompson, M.D., Professor of Medicine in the New York University. To be completed in four imperial octavo volumes, containing from 900 to 1000 pages each, fully illustrated in colors and in black. Volume III.—Diseases of the Alimentary Canal, Peritoneum, Liver and Gall Bladder, Spleen, Pancreas and Thyroid Gland, Chronic Metal Poisoning, Alcoholism Morphinism, Infectious Diseases Common to Man and Animals, Miscellaneous Subjects. For sale by Subscription. Per volume, Cloth, $5.00; Leather, $6.00; Half Morocco, $7.00. Lea Brothers & Co., Publishers, Philadelphia and New York, 1898.

JAMA. 1898;XXX(7):390. doi:10.1001/jama.1898.02440590050019

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The contributors to this third volume are: Richard Cabot, M.D.; Warren Coleman, M.D.; George Dock, M.D.; Frederick Finley, M.D.,; J. E. Graham, M.D.; H. A. Hare, M.D.; Walter James, M.D.; William W. Johnston, M.D.; Allen A. Jones, M.D.; Francis Kinnicutt, M.D.; Alexander Lambert, M.D.: J. Law, F.R.C.V.S.; George Roe Lockwood, M.D.; Henry Lyman, M.D.; W. T. McNutt, M.D., M.R.C.S. Edin., etc.; Allen M. Starr, M.D.; James Stewart, M.D.; Charles Stockton, M.D.; Victor C. Vaughan, Ph.D., M.D.

The topics include: Diseases of the alimentary canal; diseases of the peritoneum; diseases of the liver and gall bladder; diseases of the spleen; diseases of the pancreas; diseases of thyroid glands; chronic metal poisoning; alcoholism; morphinism; infectious diseases and miscellaneous subjects. The high standard set by the predecessor of this volume has been maintained in the present and we have no hesitancy in recommending the book as conservative, judicious and instructive. There is a

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