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Unfortunately, a book presenting analyses of signs, symptoms, and life situations arouses little interest in today's physician. Perhaps he has been misled too frequently by what he has come to consider circumstantial evidence. Perhaps his faith in the premise that there is some relationship between a disease and the symptoms of a patient has been shaken by finding significant disease without related or, for that matter, any symptoms. Rightly or wrongly, he has come to rely more and more on what he considers to be the more objective, unambiguous, and reproducible data obtainable from the laboratory. He has come to
Differential Diagnosis of Internal Diseases: Clinical Analysis and Synthesis of Symptoms and Signs on Pathophysiologic Basis.. Ann Intern Med. ;66:1298–1299. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-66-6-1298_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1967;66(6):1298-1299.
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