This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access.
This manual is a listing of drugs, official and nonofficial, now employed. Brief notations give the nature, actions and uses, dangers, routes of administration, preparations, and dosage of each drug. Entries of proprietary names refer the reader to entries under generic names.
For what use was this manual written? Too big for the pocket or bag, too sketchy for reference, it will not serve the physician well as a handbook of drug therapy. Nevertheless, the pithy, blunt, and honest comments on the redundant drugs coming from the drug house steeplechase contrast refreshingly with the formal and inhibited essays in most
Drugs in Current Use 1961.. Ann Intern Med. 1961;54:841. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-54-4-841_1
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1961;54(4):841.
Copyright © 2017 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use