[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 54.211.62.139. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Article
November 1971

Advances in Blood Grouping III.

Author Affiliations

San Francisco

 

Edited by Alexander S Wiener, MD. Price, $19.75. Pp 658. Grune & Stratton Inc, 757 Third Ave, New York 10017, 1970.

Arch Intern Med. 1971;128(5):837-838. doi:10.1001/archinte.1971.00310230150024

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.

Abstract

This volume is a collection of reprints compiled, and for the most part written, by A. S. Wiener. It is a testimonial to the tremendous productivity of this unique worker. The reprints are offered exactly as they appeared in their original publication; therefore, they are typeset in different styles. The contributions range from articles in prestigious journals as Blood, The American Journal of Clinical Pathology, and Nature to brief communiques to "house organs," eg, Bulletin Adelphi Hospital; and "medical throwaways," eg, Medical Opinion and Review.

The book has a particularly extensive and valuable section on the blood groups in nonhuman primates, but the lack of editorial review, synthesis, and emendation permits unnecessary repetitiveness (one diagram appears four times); this defect reduces it to a mere source book.

The price of $19.75, over 600 large pages of differing print, and the lack of editorial guidance do not add up to

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
×