Social medicine -- History -- Sources
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Othertype CDG-B
Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-France-Association medicale internationale...
Scope and Contents
Comprised of two fragments of the Gazette Medicale de Paris containing information about the Association médicale internationale.
Overview Founded in 1961 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, by a group of physicians. PSR is an organization, and association of doctors concerned with the challenge of the nuclear age: "man's scientific knowledge now provides an unprecedented opportunity for medical and social advance; yet thermonuclear war poses a supreme threat to the health and survival of mankind." Since prevention is the only effective remedy, and therapy, these physicians are attempting to explore a new area of preventive medicine:...