The Dangerous Cold: Its Cures and Complications
Communication of medical information to the layman is an art. Fabricant and Conklin fortunately have something of the artist in them. Their "dangerous cold" is painted for popular consumption in opaque medical pigments. In a book written jointly by a laryngologist and a professional writer, some obvious puns and exclamation points are inevitable but do not get out of hand.
Half of the volume describes many of the upper respiratory complications related to the common...