[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
April 3, 1926

Diseases of Infants and Children.

JAMA. 1926;86(14):1093. doi:10.1001/jama.1926.02670400103030

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.


This edition is presented to its readers with the collaboration of a new editor. L. T. Royster has succeeded Godfrey Pisek, recently deceased. Portions of the book have been rewritten in the attempt to bring them to date. The introductory chapters on the care and hygiene of children and diseases of the new-born, and the section on growth and development, as well as the succeeding chapters on the examination of the sick child, general therapeutics and suggestions for diagnosis, are well written and contain valuable information. The chapter on the infant from the nutritional standpoint is a suggestive and original treatise, representing the authors' view on the biologic standards of infant feeding. In some of the clinical descriptions the text has suffered somewhat in the attempt to be concise, without being fully descriptive. Necessarily, in a book of this nature and size, details must be omitted. This is notably true

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview