1 - 10 of 57 articles
IN OHIO, the laws which defined commitment procedures affecting the mentally ill were antique and ponderous and reflected long-extinct medical and social doctrine. Pressure and demand for change had been vociferous from psychiatrists, but leadership from them and from physicians...
DISCUSSIONS about the future of family medicine customarily focus on the issue of general practice. They deal with such substantive problems as the future of general practitioners, the role of the general practitioner as a university teacher, the internist as the general physician of the...
This small book on head injury is intended primarily for the student and for the surgeon who is "occasionally responsible for treating patients suffering from head injury." It is a useful volume and contains a great deal of material which has been investigated and compiled by the author...
Pertinent facts from the curriculum vitae of Reginald Heber Fitz exemplify the path to medical greatness in Boston in the 19th century. Fitz was born at Chelsea, Mass., in 1843, graduated from Harvard College at the age of 21, received an appointment as house officer at the Boston City...
To the Editor:—
By comparing Benedict's adult male subject weighing 130 lb (59 kg) with those that are very obese, Dr. Wishnofsky introduces features which may be misleading. It is safe to assume that a thin person without appreciable amounts of available endogenous...
The Feb 2 Journal (184:384) erroneously reported the death of Dr. John Alfred Morgan. Dr. John Arbogast Morgan of Modesto, Calif., died Sept 30. Dr. John Alfred Morgan is still living in Los Angeles.
Karl Jaspers is probably best known in the United States as a philosopher. His early work, however, was in the field of psychiatry and he may be considered the founder of the Heidelberg school. The present book is the first English translation of Jaspers' work originally published in...
MY TASK is not to make a diagnosis. That has been done by others more experienced than I.1,2 Decline in general practice is a fact. It is more difficult, however, to determine the etiology of this decline.
In the history of knowledge of causes of disease, we have moved a long way...
A universal symbol, designed to warn emergency aid personnel that its wearer has a special physical condition requiring special medical attention, has been announced by the AMA Committee on Emergency Medical Identification.
The symbol, consisting of a sixpointed figure with the...
Read and print from thousands of top scholarly journals.
Continue with Facebook
Sign up with Google
Log in with Microsoft
Already have an account? Log in
Bookmark this article. You can see your Bookmarks on your DeepDyve Library.
To save an article, log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
Sign Up Log In
To subscribe to email alerts, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
To get new article updates from a journal on your personalized homepage, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.