EDWARD WEISS, M.D., F.A.C.P.
In the course of a recent study of psychiatric education in 60 medical schools in the United States, Ebaugh1 questioned the professors of medicine as to the frequency of psychiatric problems in general medicine and found their answers to strike an average of 35 per cent. Ziegler2 questioned 80 physicians in general practice in New York State as to the percentage of patients consulting them who had no very definite bodily disease as a basis for their complaints and found their answers to average about 20 per cent. From these and other sources 2 there is good evidence
WEISS E. PERSONALITY STUDY IN THE PRACTICE OF INTERNAL MEDICINE1. Ann Intern Med. 1934;8:701–709. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-8-6-701
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