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This German work on roentgen technic is announced as a textbook for students and physicians. The material is evidence that its author is a roentgenologist of much ability. His effort receives commendatory support in the preface by his teacher Max Cohn, director of the roentgen department of the state hospital in Friedrichshain, Berlin. It is a satisfactory presentation of the technical phases of the work and deserves favorable comment for the practical manner in which the various aspects of the subject are given. There is an absence of formulas of higher mathematics which some other books contain and which only an exceedingly small percentage of readers can read or evaluate intelligently. The book contains much helpful material, not only in diagnostic exposure but also in therapeutic application of the. x-rays. Special positioning of various anatomic regions, some of which present peculiar difficulties, are dealt with in detail and are well
Die Röntgentechnik in Diagnostik und Therapie.. JAMA. 1929;92(22):1887. doi:10.1001/jama.1929.02700480077041