THE MEDICO-LEGAL ASPECT OF EXPLORATORY LAPAROTOMY.Read in the Section of Medical Jurisprudence at the Forty-first Annual Meeting of the American Medical Association, held in Nashville, Tenn., May, 1890

1890 Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)  
A distinguished lawyer said to me the other day, that however well prepared he might be, yet he would not, as the law at present stands, dare to practice medicine, and he thought he had about as much courage as most people.
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