Book Reviews
September 1943

La electroencefalografia.

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By Victor Santamarina. Paper. Price, not given. Pp. 170, with 46 figures. Habana: Cardenas y Compania, 1943.

Am J Dis Child. 1943;66(3):341. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1943.02010210117013

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This is an excellent monograph on encephalography, containing the development and experimental work necessary for this phase of diagnosis. There are chapters on the clinical study of electrical cerebral activity in children and on the general clinical applications for all ages. Here especial attention is given to the diagnosis of cerebral lesions, mental states, syphilis of the central nervous system and the use of electroencephalography in aviation medicine. A full and excellent bibliography is included.

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