The full content of Annals is available to subscribers

Subscribe/Learn More  >
Reviews |

The Peaks of Medical History. An Outline of the Evolution of Medicine for the Use of Medical Students and Practitioners.

[+] Article, Author, and Disclosure Information

By DANA CHARLES L.. , A.M., M.D., LL.D., Professor of Nervous Diseases, Cornell University Medical College, Late President of the New York Academy of Medicine, etc. 105 pages, 40 full-page plates and 16 text illustrations. Second Edition.Paul B. Hoeber, Inc., New York: , 1928.. Price in cloth, $3.00.

Ann Intern Med. 1929;2(7):695. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-2-7-695_1
Text Size: A A A
This excerpt has been provided in the absence of an abstract.

The first edition of this work appeared in April, 1926, and the fact that a second edition is called for within so short a time must be encouraging both to the author and his editor. No especial change has been made in this second edition. A few illustrations have been added, and some practical criticisms involving minor slips in the wording of a legend, or some inaccuracy in typography have been carefully attended to. Comments on the work, so far made, have been mostly those of approval. The object of this short history of medicine has been, as we pointed


First Page Preview

View Large
First page PDF preview





Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).


Submit a Comment/Letter
Submit a Comment/Letter

Summary for Patients

Clinical Slide Sets

Terms of Use

The In the Clinic® slide sets are owned and copyrighted by the American College of Physicians (ACP). All text, graphics, trademarks, and other intellectual property incorporated into the slide sets remain the sole and exclusive property of the ACP. The slide sets may be used only by the person who downloads or purchases them and only for the purpose of presenting them during not-for-profit educational activities. Users may incorporate the entire slide set or selected individual slides into their own teaching presentations but may not alter the content of the slides in any way or remove the ACP copyright notice. Users may make print copies for use as hand-outs for the audience the user is personally addressing but may not otherwise reproduce or distribute the slides by any means or media, including but not limited to sending them as e-mail attachments, posting them on Internet or Intranet sites, publishing them in meeting proceedings, or making them available for sale or distribution in any unauthorized form, without the express written permission of the ACP. Unauthorized use of the In the Clinic slide sets will constitute copyright infringement.


Buy Now for $42.00

to gain full access to the content and tools.

Want to Subscribe?

Learn more about subscription options

Related Articles
Journal Club
Topic Collections
PubMed Articles
Forgot your password?
Enter your username and email address. We'll send you a reminder to the email address on record.