This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.
This little manual has reached its fourth edition—evidence of merit. Its author understands the art of constructing a clear and fairly comprehensive abstract of the contents of the larger works on medicine, to which due reference is made in the preface. The result is a convenient pocket companion that will be found useful by the student who is preparing a cram for examination, or even by the newly fledged professor who is about to step forth into the arena. But for students who are engaged in class-work such hand-books are too sketchy, and, consequently, dry and uninteresting—mere skeletons, devoid of attraction.
We Have Received in an envelope bearing the following stamp: "Treasury Department; Office Supervising Surgeon General; penalty for private use $300;" a document purporting to be a reprint of the Cleveland Journal of Medicine, February, 1897.
The question of whether it is in violation of the law to send
A Manual of the Practice of Medicine. JAMA. 1897;XXVIII(14):664–665. doi:10.1001/jama.1897.02440140040015
Customize your JAMA Network experience by selecting one or more topics from the list below.
Create a personal account or sign in to: