February 1953

You and Your Heart.

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By Drs. H. M. Marvin, Irving S. Wright, Irvine H. Page, T. Duckett Jones and David D. Rutstein. Price, $3.00. Pp. 306, with 1 illustration. Random House, Inc., 457 Madison Ave., New York 22, 1950.

AMA Am J Dis Child. 1953;85(2):258. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1953.02050070267020

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This concise, readable book of 306 pages including the index entitled "You and Your Heart" is written by a group of such eminent specialists as Dr. H. M. Marvin, President of the American Heart Association and Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at Yale University; Dr. Irving S. Wright, President of the New York Heart Association and Professor of Clinical Medicine at Cornell University; Dr. Irvine H. Page, Director of Research of the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and Chairman of the Medical Advisory Board Counsel for High Blood Pressure Research of the American Heart Association; Dr. T. Duckett Jones, Medical Director of the Helen Hay Whitney Foundation, and Dr. David D. Rutstein, Professor of Preventive Medicine, Harvard University.

Amazingly, the book covers every common kind of heart and blood vessel difficulty. It is informative to anyone who is merely curious about the heart and the arteriovenous system. To me, a physician who

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