LAURENCE H. BAKER, Ph.D.
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Since its very foundation, the city of Baltimore has constituted a community in which physicians have been peculiarly prominent, in which physicians have been outstandingly connected with civic and intellectual advances. It is not surprising, therefore, that Baltimore occupies an enviable place in the history of the development of modern medicine. Its contributions to the three great divisions of medical progress—care of the sick, training of succeeding generations of physicians, investigation into the cause and cure of disease—have been of momentous value and have made themselves felt throughout the world.
A brief sketch of the early progress in medicine that
LAURENCE H. BAKER. Baltimore As A Medical Center. Ann Intern Med. 1931;4:1045–1064. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-4-8-1045
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1931;4(8):1045-1064.
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