TOPICS OF THE WEEK

1891 Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)  
discussing "the influence of a more perfected obstetric science on the biological and social conditions of the race," has some very pertinent observations on the number of cases of "still-births" and the effect of the present conditions of obstetrical science. For instance, he says:
doi:10.1001/jama.1891.02410550030009 fatcat:mrth2qul4fedzj4jysovmcnnk4