J. R. E.
The light over the emergency-room door is the most trusted and comforting light known to the American public (1).
That the hospital has a special place in our society hardly needs to be said. In it is concentrated much of the medical care of the community and certainly much of the daily activity of the medical profession. In the light of the high public esteem in which the hospital is held and in view of the great usefulness which the medical profession finds in the hospital as an instrument for providing medical care, it is important to be reminded that
J. R. E.. The Hospital. Ann Intern Med. 1964;60:164–166. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-60-1-164
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1964;60(1):164-166.
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