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Modern medicine

containing a brief exposition of the principal discoveries and doctrines that have occasioned the recent advancement of medical philosophy : with strictures on the present state of medical practice, and an enquiry how far the principles of the healing art may become the subjects of unprofessional research

by David Uwins

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Published by Printed for Samuel Tipper, and sold by William Norman in London .
Written in English

  • Medicine,
  • Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Uwins
    ContributionsUniversity of Glasgow. Library
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 199 pages ;
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26265799M

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