Preventive Medicine

Preventive Medicine : Two Prize Essays; The General Principles of Preventive Medicine, And, the Medical Inspection of Schools, a Problem in Preventive Medicine (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Preventive Medicine: Two Prize Essays; The General Principles of Preventive Medicine, And, the Medical Inspection of Schools, a Problem in Preventive Medicine Diseases are characterized by metabolic nerver sions occurring within the body, from the toward action of physical, chemical or organ agents or psychic influences. The energy of ual factors, while important in the origin, are usually inconspicuous in the manifestations of dis ease. Thus, the force of the percussion cap is not appreciable in the effects of the explosion it incites. The manifestations of disease are not limited by the number of casual factors, but by the number of reactions that may be shown by the tissues. This we should not forget - that disease expresses the reaction of the organism, not the action of the so-called gem. 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.show more

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  • Paperback | 306 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 16mm | 413g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243040326
  • 9780243040322