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Book Reviews

Claudia Naidu


The Casualty Department. By T. G. Lowden, M.A.,'B.M., B.Ch., ER.C.S. Pp. 278+viii with 170 illustrations. 37s. 6d. Edinburgh: E..& S. Livingstone Ltd. '1955.

Modern Trends in Ophthalmology. Edited by Amold Sorsby. Third Series. Pp. 346+xiv with III illustrations. London: Butterworth & Co. (Publishers), Ltd. S.A. Office, Butterworth & Co. (Mrica) Ltd.

Reactions with Drug Therapy.. By Harry L. Alexander, M.D. Pp. 301 + xii with '33 illustrations. Philadelphia & London: W.B. Saunders Company. 1955.

Advances in Pediatrics. Edited by S. Z. Levine. Volume VII. Pp. 351 with illustrations. S8 ,00. Chicago: Year Book Publishers, Inc. 1955.

The Technique of Psycho-Analysis. By Edward Glover, M.D. P~. 404+x. 35s. London: Bailliere, Tindall & Cox. 1955.

Peripheral Nerve Injuries. By The Nerve Injuries Committee of the Medical Research Council. pp. 451 +xvi. With illustrations £2 15s. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office. 1954.

Cardiography. By William Evans, M.D., D.Se., F.R.C.P. Second Edition. -Pp. 212+xiii, with 378 figures. London: Butterworth & Co. (publishers) Limited. South African Office: Butterworth & Co. (Africa) Limited, Durban. 1954.

Antenatal and Postnatal Care. By Francis J. Browne, M.D. (Aberd.), D.Se., F.R.C.S. (Edin.), ER.C.O.G., and J. C. McClure Browne, B.Se., M.B., B.S., ER.C.S. (Edin.), F.R.C.O.G. Eighth Edition. Pp. 672+viii with 94 illustrations. 37s. 6d. London: J. & A. Churchill Ltd. 1955.

Fundamentals of Internal Medicine. By Wallace Mason Yater. Fourth Edition. (pp. 1276 + xxx, with illustrations.) New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc. 1954.

Clinical Chemistry in Practical Medicine. By C. P. Stewart, D.Sc. (Dunelm.), Ph.D. (Edin.) and D. M. Dunlop, B.A. (Oxon.), M.D., ER.C.P. (Edin.), ER.C.P. (Lond.). Fourth Edition. (pp. 320 + vii, with figures. 21s.) Edinburgh and London: E. & S. Livingstone Limited. 1954.

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