Medical Jurisprudence.

JAMA. 1932;99(15):1286-1287. doi:10.1001/jama.1932.02740670074032.
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Medical Jurisprudence. By Carl Scheffel, Ph.B., M.D., LL.B. Cloth. Price, $2.50. Pp. 313. Philadelphia: P. Blakiston's Son & Company, Inc., 1931.

Courts and Doctors. By Lloyd Paul Stryker. Cloth. Price, $2. Pp. 236. New York: Macmillan Company, 1932.

The Insanity Plea. By Kdward Huntington Williams, M.D. Introduction by August Vollmer, Chief of Police, Los Angeles, California. Cloth. Price, $2. Pp. 169. Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins Company, 1931.

Jurisprudence for Nurses: Legal Knowledge Bearing Upon Acts and Relationships Involved in the Practice of Nursing. By Carl Scheffel, Ph.B., M.D., LL.B. Cloth. Price, $2. Pp. 166. New York: Lakeside Publishing Company, 1931.

No matter what the chosen field of a physician's professional activities may be, his every privilege, right and duty is determined by law. A knowledge of the law governing such matters is therefore an essential part of a physician's professional equipment.


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