May 1960

Handbook of Physiology.

Author Affiliations

Section I and Section II. American Physiological Society. Editor-in-Chief, John Field; Section Editor, H. W. Magoun; Executive Editor, Victor Hall. Volume I: Price, $20.00; pp. 779. Volume II: Price, $20.00; pp. 1,439. Baltimore, Williams & Wilkins Company, 1959.

AMA Arch Gen Psychiatry. 1960;2(5):589. doi:10.1001/archpsyc.1960.03590110113016

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This “Handbook” is a critical, comprehensive presentation of physiological knowledge and concepts. Authorities in each field summarize the existing knowledge in a readable manner. Psychiatrists interested in the nervous system should possess these volumes.

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