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The author states his purpose in writing this book to be: To set forth the most recent scientific information concerning the transmissible diseases to the end that these diseases may be controlled or perhaps ultimately eradicated; To make the subject interesting, if possible, to the general reader, and to such persons and students as may need to study the subject. The complete conquest of the transmissible diseases waits as much upon the intelligent appreciation of the facts by the laity, as it does upon the advances in research made by the medical profession; to emphasize the great advances that have
The Conquest of Disease.. Ann Intern Med. ;2:491–492. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-2-5-491_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1928;2(5):491-492.
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