KARL MENNINGER, M.D.
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In deciding what I as a psychiatrist might present to this representative body of internists, I considered several possibilities. I could talk about something which I understood fairly well but with which you are less familiar, such as the psychodynamics of schizophrenia. This might impress you with my expertness, but it would also probably puzzle you. Or I could talk about something which you know all about and I very little about, and this would amuse you. I could talk about something which we all know about, and this would bore you. So I concluded to talk about something which
MENNINGER K. CHANGING CONCEPTS OF DISEASE1. Ann Intern Med. 1948;29:318–325. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-29-2-318
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1948;29(2):318-325.
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