This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.
Presidential Address. Dr. Francis R. Packard, Philadelphia.
After referring briefly to the deaths of Dr. Ross Hall Skillern and Dr. Clyde Lynch, Dr. Packard explained why the Association was holding its meeting at Atlantic City rather than in conjunction with the American Otological Society at Briarcliffe. The latter Society found that it was necessary to meet at Briarcliffe because of the proximity of the laboratories in which Sir Charles Balance and Dr. Duel had been carrying out their experiments on otologic neural surgery. He said he hoped that the custom of having the two societies meet together will be resumed and continued in the future.The body of Dr. Packard's address was concerned with a number of unsolved laryngologic problems which he contrasted with some of those that have been solved. In the latter connection he pointed out the tremendous improvement in the technic and appliances used in diagnosis and
IMPERATORI CJ, PACKARD FR. AMERICAN LARYNGOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION. Arch Otolaryngol. 1931;14(4):525–542. doi:10.1001/archotol.1931.03580020581012
Otolaryngology in JAMA: Read the Latest
Customize your JAMA Network experience by selecting one or more topics from the list below.