History of Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers

History of Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1888 edition. Excerpt: ...moral character, a thorough elementary education, a comprehensive knowledge of human anatomy, human physiology, pathology, chemestry, malaria medica, obstetrics, and practice of medicine and surgery and public hygiene. Sec. 2. It shall be unlawful, after the passage of this act, for any person to announce himselfor herself as a practitioner of medicine, surgery or obstetrics, or to practice the same, who has not received, in a regular manner, a diploma from a chartered medical school, duly authorized to confer upon its alumnithe degree of doctor of medicine: Pro' /1'a'n/, That this act shall not apply to any resident practitioner of medicine, surgery or obstetrics who has been in such continuous practice in this Commonwealth for a period of not less than five years previous to the passage of this act. Sec. 3. Before any person shall engage in the practice of medicine, surgery or obstetrics, in this Commonwealth, or who has not a diploma as provided for in section second of this act, such persons shall make afiidavit, under oath or afiirmation, before the prothonotary of the county where such person intends practicing, setting forth the time of continuous practice, and the place or places where such practice was pursued in this Commonwealth; thereupon, the prothonotary shall enter the same of record in a book specially provided therefor, to be kept in his office, and open to the inspection of the public; and for such services he shall receive the sum of two dollars, to be paid by atfiant, one-half for the use of the prothonotary, the other for the use of the county. Sec. 4. Any person who shall attempt to practice medicine or surgery for a valuable consideration, by opening a transient ofiice within the Commonwealth, or who shall, by...show more

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  • Paperback | 374 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 20mm | 667g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 123696876X
  • 9781236968760