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December 1, 1945

MEDICINE AND THE WAR

JAMA. 1945;129(14):955-962. doi:10.1001/jama.1945.02860480035012

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Abstract

ARMY 

INTERNAL MEDICINE CONFERENCE AT LETTERMAN GENERAL HOSPITAL  A conference on internal medicine was recently held at the Letterman General Hospital, San Francisco, under the direction of Brig. Gen. Charles C. Hillman, commanding general of the hospital, and was attended by medical chiefs, consultants and surgeons of various hospitals and service commands. Brig. Gen. Hugh J. Morgan, chief consultant in medicine, represented the Office of the Surgeon General and spoke on the role of medicine in the Pacific war, and Major Clarence Livingood, consultant in dermatology, took part in a panel discussion of diphtheria and lichenoid and allied skin diseases.

McCLOSKEY GENERAL HOSPITAL CITED  The Meritorious Service Unit Plaque was recently awarded to the 1884th Service Command Unit, McCloskey General Hospital, Temple, Texas. By command of Lieut. Gen. Walton H. Walker, commanding general of the Eighth Service. Command, the hospital unit is cited "for outstanding devotion to duty, achievement

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