[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 54.211.5.239. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Article
February 1913

A Text Book of Pathology for Students of Medicine.

Author Affiliations
 

By J. George Adami, M.A., M.D., F.R.S., and John McCrae, M.D., M.R.C.P. (Lond.), illustrated with 304 engravings and 11 colored plates. Lea & Febiger, Philadelphia, Pa., 1912.

Arch Intern Med (Chic). 1913;XI(2):248. doi:10.1001/archinte.1913.00060260129007

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

The task of preparing this book in one volume, which was evidently set on the shoulders of the authors by the publishers, is no small one. Dr. Adami and Dr. McCrae deserve great credit for having constructed out of the large text-book a single volume of so much merit. For it is not merely a condensation of the large treatise, but a text-book intended for a somewhat different purpose and, therefore, devised accordingly. An attempt has been made to present the student with the fundamental framework on which our ideas of diseases are based, and in doing this time and space have been devoted rather to a consideration of the general pathological processes and abnormal disturbances of physiology, than to minute and accurate descriptions of gross anatomical and microscopical lesions.

It follows, therefore, that the five chapters on "General Pathology" lead one almost half way through the volume of some

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