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Book Reviews

Claudia Naidu


A Therapeutic Index. By C. M. Miller, M.D. (Lond.), M.R.C.P. (Lond.) and B. K. Ellenbogen, M.D. (L'pool), M.R.C.P. (Lond.) First Edition. (Pp. 147. 12s. 6d.) London: Bailliere, Tindall and Cox. 1955.

Local Analgesia: Brachial Plexus. By R. R. Macintosh, M.A., D.M., F.R.C.S., F.F.A.R.S.S., D.A. and WilIiam W. Mushin, MA, M.B., B.S. (Lond.), M.R.C.S., F.F.A.R.C.S., D.A. Third Edition. (Pp. 62, with illustrations. 10s. 6d.) Edinburgh and London: E. & S. Livingstone Ltd. 1954.

Growth and Development of Children. By Ernest H. Watson, M.D. and George H. Lowry, M.D. Second Edition. (Pp. 296, with illustrations. $7.00.) Chicago, U.S.A. The Year Book Publishers Inc. 1954.

Practical Obstetric Problems. By Ian Donald, M.B.E., M.D., B.S. (Lond.), BA (Cape Town), M.R.C.S. (Eng.), L.R.C.P. (Lond.), M.R.C.O.G. (Pp. 578 + xii, with illustrations. 54s.) London: Lloyd-Luke (Medical Books) Ltd. 1955.

.Three Men-An Experiment in the Biography of Emotions. By Jean Evans. (Pp. 297 + xviii. 15s.) London: Victor Gollanez Ltd. 1954.

The Year Book of Drug Therapy (1954-1955 Year Book Series) Edited by Harry Beckrnan, M.D. (pp. 592, with-74 illustrations. $6.(0) Chicago, The Year Book Publishers, Inc. 1955.

Amphetamine in Clinical Medicine Actions and Uses. By W. R. Bett, M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P., F.R.S.L. Leonard H. Howells, M.D., F.R.C.P. and A.D. MacDonald, M.A., M.D., M.Sc. (Pp. 78. 7 j6d.) Edinburgh & London: E. & S. Livingstone Ltd. 1954.

Demonstrations of Physical Signs in Clinical Surgery. By Hamilton Bailey F.R.C.S., FA.C.S., EI.C.S., F.R.S.E. and Allan Clain, M.B. F.R.C.S. Twelfth Edition. (Pp. 456.+xii. 681 illustrations. 38s. 6d.) Bristol:. John Wright & Sons Ltd. 1954.

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