Recent Literature The International Encyclopædia of Surgery . A Systematic Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Surgery, by Authors of Various Nations, Edited by John Ashhurst, Jr., M.D., LL.D., Barton Professor of Surgery and Professor of Clinical Surgery in the University of Pennsylvania; Surgeon to the Pennsylvania Hospital, etc. Illustrated with chromolithographs and woodcuts. In seven volumes. Vol. VII (supplementary volume). New York: William Wood & Co. 1895

1896 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
about normal. On examining his back, I found he had double pneumonia. It seems to me that the difficulty in making tables from statistics not recorded for our purpose is so great that it is almost impossible to make them satisfactory. This is readily understood when you see the nonsensical returns that have been made, as you can imagine a man who would report a death from " heart failure "
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