We're unable to sign you in at this time. Please try again in a few minutes.
We were able to sign you in, but your subscription(s) could not be found. Please try again in a few minutes.
There may be a problem with your account. Please contact the AMA Service Center to resolve this issue.
Contact the AMA Service Center:
Telephone: 1 (800) 262-2350 or 1 (312) 670-7827  *   Email: subscriptions@jamanetwork.com
Error Message ......

American Medical Association and the Railroads.

JAMA. 1885;IV(8):209-210. doi:10.1001/jama.1885.02390830013004.
Text Size: A A A
Published online


—Since the announcement was made, in the January 31st issue of this Journal, in which it was stated that the Illinois Central Railroad would run a special excursion train of Pullman Palace Cars from Chicago through to New Orleans, leaving the former city at 9 P. M. of April 25, making the trip in thirty-six hours, we have been apprised that an arrangement has been made with the general passenger agents representing the various roads leading to the Crescent City, that the prospects for a magnificent trip are very bright whereby members and their families going south, via the Illinois Central route, will be enabled to return via Mobile, Montgomery, Nashville, Mammoth Cave and Louisville, over the Louisville & Nashville line, or via Meridian, Chattanooga and Cincinnati, over the Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas line (Queen and Crescent route); or those who prefer may be returned by boat on the


Sign in

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal
• Rent this article ?

First Page Preview

View Large
First page PDF preview




Also Meets CME requirements for:
Browse CME for all U.S. States
Accreditation Information
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AMA designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians who complete the CME course and score at least 80% correct on the quiz are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Note: You must get at least of the answers correct to pass this quiz.
Please click the checkbox indicating that you have read the full article in order to submit your answers.
Your answers have been saved for later.
You have not filled in all the answers to complete this quiz
The following questions were not answered:
Sorry, you have unsuccessfully completed this CME quiz with a score of
The following questions were not answered correctly:
Commitment to Change (optional):
Indicate what change(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Your quiz results:
The filled radio buttons indicate your responses. The preferred responses are highlighted
For CME Course: A Proposed Model for Initial Assessment and Management of Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Indicate what changes(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.


Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

0 Citations

Sign in

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal
• Rent this article ?

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.