Remembering Dr. John Snow on the sesquicentennial of his death

Oleckno, William A.
June 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/17/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 13, p1691
Academic Journal
The article presents an obituary for the author of the book "Chloroform and Other Anesthetics," Dr. John Snow.


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