South African Medical Journal

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Book Reviews

Claudia Naidu


Handbook of Medical Treatment. Fourth Edition. Edited by Milton J. Chatton, A.B., M.D., Sheldon Margen, M.A., M.D. and Henry D. Brainerd, A.B., M.D. Pp. 569. 83.00. California: Lange Medical Publications. 1954.

A Further Study in the Nature of Diseases. By. J. E. R. McDonagh, F.R.C.S. (pp. 372. 21s.).. London: William Heinemanu Medical Books Ltd. 1955.

Die GyniikologiscJten Operationen. Von Heinrich Martius. (pp. 434 + xvi, with illustrations, some in colour.) Stuttgart: Georg Thieme Verlag. 1954.

Pediatric Diagnosis. By Morris Green, M.D. and Julius B. Richmond, M.D. (pp. 436 + xvii.) Edinburgh aI;ld London: W. B. Saunders Company. 1954.

Cancer. By Lauren V. Ackerman, M.D. and Juan A. del Regato. M.D. Second Edition. (pp. 1201, with 702 illustrations. £9 11s.3d.) St. Louis, U.S.A.: C. V. Mosby Co. 1954.

Blood Groups in Man. By R. R. Race, Ph.D. (Cambridge), M.R.CS., ER.S. and Ruth Sanger, Ph.D. (London), B.Sc. (Sydney. Second Edition. (Pp. 400 + xvi: 30s.) Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Publications. 1954.

The Abilities ofBabies. By Ruth Griffiths, M.A., Ph.D., EB.Ps.S. (Pp. 229 + x, with illustrations. 20s.) London: University of London Press Ltd. 1954.

Paediatrics for the Practitioner. Edited. by Wilfrid Gaisford, M.D., M.Sc., ER.C.P., and Reginald Lightwood, M.D., ER.C.P., D.P.H. Volume 3. Pp. 670+xi with 159 illustrations. 81s. 6<1. London: Butterworth and Co. (Publishers), Ltd., South African Offiee-Butterworth & Co. (Africa) Limited, Durban. 1955.

Living with the Dead. By D. J. Coetzee. Second Edition. (Pp. 89. 105.) Printed in Holland. 1954.

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