(Physicians will confer a favor by sending for this department items of news of more or less general interest: such as relate to society activities, new hospitals, education, public health, etc.)
Medical and Surgical Association of the Southwest.
—Dr. Leo Eloesser, clinical professor of surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, San Francisco, addressed the fifteenth annual meeting of the Medical and Surgical Association of the Southwest at Phoenix, November 7-9, on "Treatment of Bronchiectasis," and Dr. William Dock, assistant professor of medicine at Stanford, on "Some Details of the Treatment of Heart Disease." Dr. John V. Barrow, professor of clinical medicine, College of Medical Evangelists, Los Angeles, gave a moving picture demonstration of human intestinal protozoa; other features were clinics each day, a number of addresses by physicians from southwestern cities, and a program of entertainment.