This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access.
German medical literature is best known by its voluminous, encyclopedic handbooks, unwieldy but complete with all available information, to be discerned for its importance by the critical reader. It is known less for its small "handy" primers that present clearly and precisely essential information as a guide to the inexperienced student or medical practitioner. An excellent example of this latter group is this little booklet, now in its fifth edition, brought up-to-date, which outlines in 180 pages with admirable clarity the basic anatomy of the adrenal gland, the physiology of the steroid hormones, and their use for substitution therapy and
Cortisonderivate in Klinik und Praxis.. Ann Intern Med. ;70:877. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-70-4-877_1
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1969;70(4):877.
Copyright © 2018 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use