Book Reviews
May 1926


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By THOMAS D. WOOD, M.D., and HUGH GRANT ROWELL, M.D. Pp. 119. Chicago: World Book Company, 1925.

Am J Dis Child. 1926;31(5):762. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1926.04130050162017

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This little book of 119 pages gives a comprehensive idea of what can be accomplished by making the school a health center. Definite advice is given as to how to meet the various emergencies, and definite rules are laid down for both teachers and parents as to when children should be excluded from school and when they should be allowed to return. A complete, concise chapter regarding contagious diseases is given. The book can be recommended for parents and teachers as well as for school physicians and nurses.

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