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January 18, 1902


JAMA. 1902;XXXVIII(3):178. doi:10.1001/jama.1902.02480030036003

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The progress that medicine is making in this country is illustrated strikingly by the increasing number of strictly scientific publications of a periodical character as well as by the noteworthy improvement in the reading matter furnished by the weekly and other journals devoted more particularly to the clinical or practical aspects of medicine.

A few years ago the Journal of Experimental Medicine began to appear as the first representative of the purely scientific and investigative activities of the laboratories and other institutions doing work of this kind. Upon the title page appeared the names of three associate editors for physiology, but before long the American Journal of Physiology was started as the special medium of publication for original investigations in that branch of science. Less than a year ago the Journal of Medical Research was founded in response to an urgent demand of the American Association of Pathologists and Bacteriologists

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