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Chairman of the Section on Oral and Dental Surgery of the American Medical Association, May, 1884.
Mr. President and Gentlemen:
A rule of this Association requires the chairman of each Section to prepare and read a paper in general session descriptive of what has been accomplished in his respective Section for its advancement during the past year. If I were to follow strictly the rule I should confine myself to a resumé of the discoveries and advances made in oral and dental surgery during the last twelve months. These have been sufficiently numerous and important to furnish material for a far more extended address than I contemplate, and the subjects are especially inviting; nevertheless, I shall venture, with your kind permission, upon rather a wide departure from established custom in this respect, and in place of these matters shall briefly recapitulate the struggles through which this department of medicine has
BROPHY TW. ADDRESS ON ORAL AND DENTAL SURGERY. JAMA. 1884;III(20):536–538. doi:10.1001/jama.1884.02390690004001a
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