Report of the Select Committee on the Medical Council

Report of the Select Committee on the Medical Council

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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. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ...to. In Ireland, or in Edinburgh, for instance, he could study almost as cheaply as on the Continent. Dr. E. S. Stevenson. April 1905. 217. Dr. de Jager. When a medical man comes to the Cape Colony, on what degree do you register now?--We register only British qualifications. 218. You do not register Continental degrees?--No, but I do not think the Medical Council would have any objection to registering an additional degree, in fact there are men on our register now who have registered their English degrees and are allowed to register additional foreign degrees. v219. In the case of a man holding a foreign M.D., and an L.S.A., do you not think if you were to practise in a place where you had such a man against you that you would be at a disadvantage?--I do not think so, as the public judges a man for what he is worth and not on account of his diplomas. 220. Why did you have such a tremendous influx of foreign degrees just prior to the passing of the reciprocity regulation?--Simply because South Africa is a field for adventurers of every kind. 221. You do not know that a number of men came from the Transvaal and Orange River Colony because they had been driven out by the war?--Yes, there were a few cases of that sort, too. 222. We had evidence here the other day that before the reciprocity clause was passed we were registering three foreigners to every Britisher. Do you know whether that was so?--No; I heard that stated at a meeting of the Medical Council, but it is not from my own calculations. 223. Is it a fact that during the war a great number of British medical men came into this country without registering?--No; I believe a good many came, but they were not all allowed to practise. We have in a few cases allowed men to practise for a...show more

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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236811798
  • 9781236811790