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A NORTH-AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION.

A NORTH-AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION. The Dominion Medical Monthly editorially comments on the suggestion of the New York Medical Journal1 that Canadian physicians be admitted to membership in the American Medical Association. The proposition appears to strike our Canadian confrère favorably. It enumerates some of the advantages that would thus ensue to Canadian practitioners; the closer associations with the great body of medical men on this continent and the advantages of The Journal to Canadian physicians are specially noticed. There is no question that there are many reasons why it would be advantageous to both Canadians and Americans to come together on common ground in medical matters, and membership in the American Medical Association would be the most available means to this end. There is only one possible objection, and that would not affect the scientific side of the question. The American Medical Association has often to deal with matters exclusively American, questions of http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA American Medical Association

A NORTH-AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION.

JAMA , Volume XXXV (20) – Nov 17, 1900

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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1900 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
ISSN
0098-7484
eISSN
1538-3598
DOI
10.1001/jama.1900.02460460034011
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Abstract

The Dominion Medical Monthly editorially comments on the suggestion of the New York Medical Journal1 that Canadian physicians be admitted to membership in the American Medical Association. The proposition appears to strike our Canadian confrère favorably. It enumerates some of the advantages that would thus ensue to Canadian practitioners; the closer associations with the great body of medical men on this continent and the advantages of The Journal to Canadian physicians are specially noticed. There is no question that there are many reasons why it would be advantageous to both Canadians and Americans to come together on common ground in medical matters, and membership in the American Medical Association would be the most available means to this end. There is only one possible objection, and that would not affect the scientific side of the question. The American Medical Association has often to deal with matters exclusively American, questions of

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JAMAAmerican Medical Association

Published: Nov 17, 1900

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