Medical Contributions of the State Board of Insanity of Massachusetts: Introductory Note

E. E. SOUTHARD
1913 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
1909) reads that (a) "The board shall encourage scientific investigation by the medical staffs of the various institutions under its supervision," and that (b) The board "shall publish from time to time bulletins and reports of the scientific and clinical work done therein." The first of these duties has been faithfully executed in the sense that clinicopathological laboratories have been maintained, improved, and increased in number since 1898. Laboratories with special officers in charge are
more » ... cers in charge are now maintained at
doi:10.1056/nejm191310091691506 fatcat:hmh3gdsgcjhqzlmxfbn3eochge