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JAMA. 1918;71(14):1140-1142. doi:10.1001/jama.1918.02600400040016.
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As an illustration the following notice appears in the Bulletin of the Buchanan (Missouri) County Medical Society, Sept. 17, 1918: Notice is hereby given that at the coming meeting of the society the following resolution will be introduced in accordance with request from the National Council of Defense, Medical Section. Resolved that, (a) After November 1, 1918, applicants for membership in the Buchanan County Medical Society shall be rejected unless they are members of the Medical Reserve Corps of the Army or Navy, or of the Volunteer Medical Service Corps. (b) The membership of any physician in this society who is not a member of the M. R. C. of the Army or Navy, or of the V. M. S. C. shall terminate as soon after Nov. 1, 1918, as his membership for the current year expires.
Halsted, W. S.:  Dilation of the Great Arteries Distal to Partially Occluding Bands , Proc. Nat. Acad. Sc. , 1918, 4, 204.
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