Price, $5.00. Pp. 1592. Merck & Company, Inc., Rahway, N. J., 1950.
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This is the eighth edition of a familiar publication. In its present edition it has been completely rewritten and is a completely new handbook rather than a revision. The subject matter is exceedingly comprehensive in scope and apparently thoroughly up to date. Three hundred and thirty-eight chapters are included in the section on diagnosis and treatment, as against 256 in the previous edition. The manual presents an amazing mass of information in convenient form. As a quick and handy reference it can be highly recommended.
The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Treatment.. AMA Am J Dis Child. 1951;82(1):109. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1951.02040040116017