By Miriam Reiner, M.Sc. Price, $3.00. Pp. 296, with 18 illustrations. New York: Interscience Publishers, Inc., 1941.
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The chemical determinations of value to the clinician are given in detail, together with directions for preparing the required reagents. The book is compact, well organized and well printed on a good grade of paper. The subjects covered are the analysis of blood, including quantitative determinations of sulfanilamide and arsenic; the chemical examination of urine, cerebrospinal fluid, feces and gastric contents; testing for poisons, hormones and vitamins, and the determination of renal and hepatic function. The subject index is well prepared, and there is also an author index.
Manual of Clinical Chemistry.. Am J Dis Child. 1941;61(5):1122. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1941.02000110210025