E. MERRICK DODD
A physician who has been practicing successfully in a certain small city and whose patients include residents of the city and of the neighboring countryside, sells his practice to a younger man and agrees that he will not thereafter practice medicine within a 25 mile radius of his former office.
A dentist with a similar established practice hires a younger dentist as his assistant and the latter agrees that if he ever leaves the former's employ he will not practice dentistry within a 10 mile radius.
The doctor who sold his practice, expecting to live thereafter on the proceeds
E. MERRICK DODD. CONTRACTS NOT TO PRACTICE MEDICINE(CONTRACTS NOT TO PRACTICE MEDICINE*). Ann Intern Med. 1943;18:618–629. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-18-4-618
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1943;18(4):618-629.
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