RUSSELL C. MAULITZ, M.D., Ph.D.
The article by Paul Beeson (1) in the History of Medicine section of this issue inaugurates a new series. These papers will consider the evolution in the United States of this protean specialty from two points of view. Some authors are historians, others internists who were "participant-observers" in the development of 20th century internal medicine. Each has prepared an essay surveying key aspects of the subject. Topics include internal medicine's continued search for direction, redefinition, and purpose; its literature; and some of its subspecialties. The essays have grown out of a conference, "Grand Rounds: One Hundred Years of Internal Medicine,"
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MAULITZ RC. The History of American Internal Medicine: A New Series of Articles. Ann Intern Med. 1986;105:452. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-105-3-452_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1986;105(3):452.
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