[Skip to Navigation]
Sign In

Featured Clinical Reviews

July 29, 1899


JAMA. 1899;XXXIII(5):295. doi:10.1001/jama.1899.02450570053010

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.


State medical examinations should be so conducted that the license granted by the examining board of one state, to practice medicine within the boundaries of the state, should carry with it, under proper supervision and scrutiny, the license to practice medicine also in other states. A step in the fulfillment of this desired end has recently been taken in Delaware, where the medical council will hereafter, in compliance with an amendment to the state medical law passed by the last legislature, recognize the certificates of license to practice medicine issued by the New Jersey State Board. It is to be presumed that like legislation has been or will be enacted by the State of New Jersey. The organization and administration of state medical examining boards has accomplished much good, and the time has come for a national medical examining board in order that those who have qualified in one state

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
Add or change institution