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The purpose of this publication is expressed in the preface: "The death rate of infants from seven days to one year of age, in the United States registration area, has been reduced 53 per cent during the years of 1916 to 1934 inclusive. During the same time the death rate of infants under seven days of age has been reduced only 10 per cent." Naturally any work concerned with furthering a reduction in infantile mortality is of interest to the obstetrician, pediatrician and general practitioner.
The author has devoted himself extensively to the physiology, the development and the medical care
The New-Born Infant.. Ann Intern Med. 1939;13:197. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-13-1-197_1
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