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In second editions small books frequently lose their advantages in size and brevity. This second edition weighs only a few grams more than the first edition, has been thoroughly revised, contains much new information, and has lost none of its brevity. It retains both its charms and its disadvantages. The book reflects many of the therapeutic prejudices of the authors, some of which lack documentation in their own or in others' work. Much of its information is relevant only in Great Britain. The discussions of the incidence of poisoning in Scotland, the Poisons Information Service, and the psychiatric background of
Treatment of Common Acute Poisonings.. Ann Intern Med. 1971;75:330. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-75-2-330_1
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