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The publication of the second edition of the Directory of Medical Specialists should be welcomed by a host of physicians who have found the first edition invaluable. A book of this character represents an immense amount of work and reflects the greatest credit on the editor and his staff.
This edition contains four thousand more names than the first one and gives information about more than eighteen thousand specialists certified by the various American specialty boards. It also gives more complete information about each certified specialist.
A separate section is devoted to each of the fifteen major boards, in which the biographic data are listed geographically according to state and city. There is also a general alphabetical index of names and addresses of all certified specialists.
The directory continues to be of great value to both general practitioners and specialists and to hospitals, libraries and medical societies. It has also