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Title:
The hospital in contemporary life.
Author:
Faxon, Nathaniel Wales, 1880- editor.
Publication Information:
Cambridge : Harvard Univ. Press, 1949.
Physical Description:
288 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
General Note:
"Revised from a series of lectures delivered in January 1948 under the sponsorship of the Lowell Institute in Boston."
Language:
English
Contents:
The development of the hospital, by E.D. Churchill.--The relief of suffering, by H.K. Beecher.--Human nature and the understanding of disease, by Stanley Cobb.--The care of the patient, by L.S. McKittrick.--The education of the doctor, by Oliver Cope.--How medicine grows and its relation to science, by E.M. Landis.--Unsolved problems, by J.C. Aub.--The place of the hospital in the social order, by N.W. Faxon.
Added Uniform Title:
Lowell Institute lectures ;
Format :
Book