[Skip to Content]
[Skip to Content Landing]
Article
February 9, 1884

EDITORIAL.

JAMA. 1884;II(6):158-160. doi:10.1001/jama.1884.02390310018003

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

Abstract

Was the New York State Medical Society " extruded from membership" in the American Medical Association, or did she take herself out by her own act?

In another column of this number of the Journal will be found a letter from New York signed " Vindex," and written by one of the most intelligent and influential of the members of the New York State Medical Society who were active leaders in the movement that resulted in the adoption by that society of a new code of ethics as a substitute for the National Code in 1882. We invite particular attention to this letter, as it is a fair example, both in its temper and its carelessness of statements concerning facts and events, of what has been written and said by the party the writer represents during the last two years. The leading object of "Vindex" in writing his letter appears to be

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