Medicine: Post Graduate Absorbs

For a long generation U. S. physicians and surgeons have been going to New York Post Graduate Hospital (established 1882) for advanced instruction. During the last decade a great demand has developed for courses in traumatic and reconstructive surgery.

Industrial accidents stimulated the demand. Post Graduate Hospital experienced some trouble in providing high-grade instruction. Across Manhattan was Reconstruction Hospital which specialized in such work. Nothing could be wiser than to merge the two institutions, decided their directors, a process which was going forward last week. Reconstruction Hospital will be, after Jan. 1, a...

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