GEORGE T. HARRELL, M.D.
William Osler, the premier medical teacher of his day, was a bachelor when he came to The Johns Hopkins Hospital in 1889 on its opening. He saw patients on the wards but spent most of his time writing his textbook while living in the hospital. The book was published in 1892. He married 4 months later and bought his first house. His income from practice rose dramatically the next year, in part, perhaps, because of his rising reputation from his writing but also because of the organization of his life, including practice, by his new wife. The medical school did
HARRELL GT. Grace Revere Osler: A Turn of the Century Professor's Wife. Ann Intern Med. ;93:504–505. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-93-3-504
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1980;93(3):504-505.
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