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January 15, 1898

Text Book of Materia Medica for Nurses.

JAMA. 1898;XXX(3):165. doi:10.1001/jama.1898.02440550053029

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Much in these days is expected of the trained nurse, and her training includes lectures on surgery and materia medica as well as on the subjects supposed to be within her peculiar province. The contents of the volume are as follows:

Part 1. Inorganic materia medica; the alkalies; of alkaline earth; metals; non-metallic elements; inorganic acids; organic acids; the carbon compounds.

Part 2. The organic materia medica; the vegetable king dom; the animal kingdom; new drugs arranged alphabetically; appendix; index.

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