The Atlanta Medical and Surgical Journal, Volume 3

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J.P. Harrison, 1886 - Medicine

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Page 437 - SURGERY (THE INTERNATIONAL ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF). A Systematic Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Surgery by Authors of various Nations.
Page 230 - ... others. For, if such nostrum be of real efficacy, any concealment regarding it is inconsistent with beneficence and professional liberality; and, if mystery alone give it value and importance, such craft implies either disgraceful ignorance, or fraudulent avarice. It is also reprehensible for physicians to give certificates attesting the efficacy of patent or secret medicines, or in any way to promote the use of them.
Page 231 - It is derogatory to the dignity of the profession to resort to public advertisements, or private cards, or handbills, inviting the attention of individuals affected with particular diseases...
Page 187 - A REFERENCE HANDBOOK OF THE MEDICAL SCIENCES. Embracing the Entire Range of Scientific and Practical Medicine and Allied Science. By Various Writers.
Page 55 - O wad some pow'r the giftie gie us To see oursels as others see us ! It wad frae monie a blunder free us And foolish notion : What airs in dress an' gait wad lea'e us, And ev'n Devotion ! ADDRESS TO EDINBURGH.
Page 229 - Equally derogatory to professional character is it for a physician to hold a patent for any surgical instrument or medicine ; or to dispense a secret nostrum, whether it be the composition or exclusive property of himself or of others.
Page 366 - I have listened to the paper with a great deal of interest, and I regret that the doctor did not touch upon some points which are of interest to all of us. He says nothing in regard to excision of the membrana tympani and ossicles in excessive tinnitus and long-standing suppuration. The operation mentioned is one of the most radical and recent procedures in aural...
Page 231 - ... suffer such publications to be made; to invite Laymen to be present at operations, to boast of cures and remedies, to adduce certificates of skill and success, or to perform 44 any other similar acts. These are the ordinary practices of empirics, and are highly reprehensible in a regular physician.
Page 98 - Dr. JC WILSON, Philadelphia, Pa., says: "I have used it as a general tonic, and in particular in the debility and dyspepsia of overworked men, with satisfactory results.
Page 459 - Rules" were unanimously adopted : RULES. 1. The Congress shall consist of members of the regular profession of medicine, who shall have inscribed their names on the register and shall have taken out their tickets of admission; and of such other scientific men as the Executive Committee of the Congress may see fit to admit.

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