0
We're unable to sign you in at this time. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
We were able to sign you in, but your subscription(s) could not be found. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
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 ......
ARTICLE |

MR. TAIT AND THE GERMAN LANGUAGE.

JAMA. 1887;IX(6):181. doi:10.1001/jama.1887.02400050021006.
Text Size: A A A
Published online

ABSTRACT

In a recent address on the germ theory and advances in abdominal surgery, Mr. Lawson Tait, indulges in some rather severe strictures on the germ theory, which, with the German language, seems to trouble him not a little. It will be remembered that Dr. Sänger recently advised Mr. Tait to learn German and read the works of German gynecologists. Mr. Tait says: "Unfortunately for me, that is just what I did some twenty years ago, with infinite labor, for the language is neither simple nor easy. I have long been convinced that my time in this respect was thrown away." From this it would seem that Mr. Tait's knowledge of the German language is as faulty as his pathology. Again he says: "The German mind, at least the German medical mind, is essentially different from the mind of the Briton. It not only evolves from its own consciousness descriptions of

Topics

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

First Page Preview

View Large
First page PDF preview

Figures

Tables

References

Letters

CME
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.
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.

Multimedia

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

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

Related Content

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

Jobs
brightcove.createExperiences();