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Article
July 30, 1973

Autopsies

JAMA. 1973;225(5):525. doi:10.1001/jama.1973.03220320053023

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Abstract

To the Editor.—  Beauty is in the eye of the beholder; the value of an autopsy is in the intelligence of the prosector and in the concerned search for knowledge of the clinician.Without autopsies the same mistake is repeated for 20 years and called experience.The AMA Joint Commission on Accreditation has bowed to the lazy pathologist and the bored clinician.

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