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May 31, 1884

Medical Education and the Regulation of the Practice of Medicine in the United States and Canada.

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Published by W. T. Keener, Chicago.

JAMA. 1884;II(22):611. doi:10.1001/jama.1884.02390450023011

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This book is a revised and corrected edition of the Fifth Annual Report of the Illinois State Board of Health. The publisher has found it desirable to present it to the general public, as at this time much interest attaches to the subject. The edition at the disposal of the Board of Health was also inadequate to supply the demand.

The material of the book is distributed under the following headings: Schedule of Minimum Requirements Entitling a College to Recognition; Laws Regulating the Practice of Medicine in the United States and Canada; Medical Institutions in the United States and Canada—Extinct and Existing—Including Examining and Licensing Boards; Medical Colleges—Existing; their Organization; Course of Instruction; Requirements for Admission and Graduation; Fees; Number of Students; Percentage of Graduates to Matriculates, etc.; Auxiliary and Post-Graduate Schools; Colleges for Women only; for Both Sexes; for Colored Students; Colleges Conferring Degrees on Summer Sessions; List of

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