by Marcus Seymour Pembrey
Publisher: Longmans, Green 1910
Number of pages: 508
Physiology is the basis of medicine, and the further advance of these sciences depends mainly upon the "experimental method." The medical student, the future physician, should undergo a training in practical physiology, for thereby he learns the most important of all lessons; he learns to observe, to draw conclusions from his observations, and to unravel the causes of his failures.
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