By Joel E. Goldthwait, M.D.; Lloyd T. Brown, M.D.; Loring T. Swaim, M.D.; John G. Kuhns, M.D., and William J. Kerr, M.D. Fourth edition. Price, $5. Pp. 316, with 128 illustrations. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1945.
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This book, well printed and profusely illustrated with photographs, charts and diagrams, is the collaborative effort of acknowledged leaders in the field of orthopedics and body mechanics. The impact of abnormal posture and body mechanics on the various viscera and the diseases or disorders which may result are fully dealt with. Therapy is discussed in detail. There is an extensive bibliography. This book should be highly useful to the general practitioner in orienting him in a difficult field.
Essentials of Body Mechanics in Health and Disease.. Arch Intern Med (Chic). 1946;77(5):595. doi:10.1001/archinte.1946.00210400120021