The Medical News, Volume 85

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Henry C. Lea's Son, 1904 - Medicine

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Page 85 - In addition to the physical examination, candidates are required to certify that they believe themselves free from any ailment which would disqualify them for service in any climate. The examinations are chiefly in writing, and begin with a short autobiography of the candidate. The remainder of the written exercise consists in examination of the various branches of medicine, surgery and hygiene.
Page 28 - ... in the same city or county, and if there be no such examining physician in said city or county then to the nearest examining physician, for the examination by him of said patient. Upon the request of such superintendent said examining physician shall examine all persons applying for free admission and treatment in said institution, and determine whether such persons applying are suffering from incipient pulmonary tuberculosis.
Page 85 - ... service. The tenure of office is permanent. Officers traveling under orders are allowed actual expenses.
Page 279 - Association approves and commends Mr. Bok for the intelligent, honest, fearless, and wellgrounded position he has taken, which has been thoroughly appreciated by us and by the medical profession generally. Resolved, That a copy of these resolutions be spread upon the Minutes of this meeting, be transmitted to Mr. Bok, and be published in the medical journals throughout the country. Dr. Porter presented the following resolution bearing upon the death of Dr. IN Love, an ex-president of the American...
Page 367 - The safest mode of remittance is by bank check or postal money order, drawn to the order of the undersigned ; where these are not accessible remittances for subscriptions may be made at the risk of the publishers by forwarding in registered letters.
Page 31 - Corps with the rank of first lieutenant and ordered to the Army Medical School, Washington, DC, for instruction as candidates for admission to the Medical Corps of the Army. If, however, a greater number of applicants attain the required average than can be accommodated at the school the requisite number will be selected according to relative standing in the examination.
Page 372 - Public sentiment is turning to medical men for authoritative facts and conclusions to enable them to realize the causes, means of prevention and cure of this evil. This new society comes to meet this want by enlisting medical men as members and stimulating new studies and researches from a broader and more scientific point of view. As a medical and hygienic topic the alcoholic problem has an intense personal interest, not only to every physician, but to the public generally in every town and city...
Page 85 - Candidates must be between 22 and 30 years of age, graduates of a reputable medical college, and must furnish testimonials from responsible persons as to their professional and moral character.
Page 28 - Private patients. — Applicants for admission to this institution who are able to pay for their care and treatment are not required to obtain a written request from the local authorities having charge of the relief of the poor, but shall apply in person to the superintendent who shall enter the name of such applicant in the book to be kept by him, for that purpose...
Page 85 - After five years' service, assistant surgeons are entitled to examination for promotion to the grade of passed assistant surgeon. Promotion to the grade of surgeon is made according to seniority, and after due examination as vacancies occur in that grade. Assistant surgeons receive sixteen hundred dollars ; passed assistant surgeons, two thousand dollars, and surgeons, twenty-five hundred dollars a year.

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