A Physician's Personal Hobbies and Prescriptions

September 2014
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;9/24/2014, Vol. 312 Issue 12, p1261
Academic Journal
A reprint of the article "A Physician's Personal Hobbies and Prescriptions," which appeared in the April 26, 1890 issue, is presented. Topics discussed include physicians' mastery of several good remedies to treat various conditions, examining a remedy's efficiency before deciding whether to use or discard it, a temptation for physicians to ignore personal responsibility, and the crime of being indolent or indifferent when it comes to prescribing medications or treatments.


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