Harvard Medical Alumni Bulletin, Vol. 8

Harvard Medical Alumni Bulletin, Vol. 8 : Neuropsychiatric Developments at Harvard; June, 1934 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Harvard Medical Alumni Bulletin, Vol. 8: Neuropsychiatric Developments at Harvard; June, 1934 Dr. Webber were elected by the trustees of the B. C. H. To be Visiting Physicians for Diseases of the Nervous System. The actual establishment of the service, how ever, antedated this act, for on July 2, 1877, twenty-one patients had been admit ted to the new Neurological and Renal Service, thirteen of them being trans ferred from other services. The first case entered was a boy of twelve, with chorea and acute articular rheumatism. He was discharged, relieved, in twelve days. 'wards F. And G. Were devoted chiefly to this ser vice, although it also contributed a large and characteristic contingent to Wards K. And L. The Neurological and Renal Service was considered at that time a valuable addition to the hospital, not only on account of the clinical and scientific work done by its staff, but also as a train ing school for young physicians desiring to become alienists and neurologists. Dr. Edes was appointed Jackson Professor of clinical-medicine at the Harvard Medical School in 1884. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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