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 volume stresses the clinical and organotherapeutic aspects of endocrinology. The last chapters of the volume, on endocrines in internal medicine, psychiatry, pediatrics, gynecology, ophthalmology, otolaryngology and dermatology, are written by different authors, primarily specialists in these particular fields rather than in the endocrine field. In a volume of composite authorship, the different chapters will naturally have different values. The volume as a whole is intended for the orientation and guide of medical students and medical practitioners. As such, the present volume is neither one of the best nor one of the worst. It is fair on the whole and in some chapters quite good. Some of the things not so good are the following: In the chapter on endocrines in urology, Dr. Bachrach lists and discusses (p. 352) the following testes preparations (evidently proprietaries): "Testogan," "Testosanforte," "Neosex" and "Spermin." These are testes preparations to be taken by mouth for
Klinisches Lehrbuch der Inkretologie und Inkretotherapie. JAMA. 1927;88(10):749. doi:10.1001/jama.1927.02680360061035
Customize your JAMA Network experience by selecting one or more topics from the list below.
Create a personal account or sign in to: