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September 13, 1902

Massage and the Original Swedish Movements. Their Application to Various Diseases of the Body. Lectures Before the Training Schools for Nurses Connected with the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, German Hospital, Woman's Hospital, Philadelphia Lying-in Charity Hospital, the Philadelphia Polyclinic and College for Graduates in Medicine, and the Kensington Hospital for Women, of Philadelphia.

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By Kurre W. Ostrom, from the Royal University of Upsala, Sweden. Fifth Edition. Revised and Enlarged, with 115 Illustrations. Cloth. Pp. 181. Price, $1.00. Philadelphia: P. Blakiston's Son & Co. 1902.

JAMA. 1902;XXXIX(11):649. doi:10.1001/jama.1902.02480370057025

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This is the fifth edition, the first having appeared within about twelve years. It contains considerable new material over the fourth edition and many original practical points scattered throughout the text. It is a convenient concise manual of massage and as such should find favor with the profession.

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