It is much pleasanter to record the triumphs of modern surgery than to criticize its abuses; and the temptation tablets to dwell upon its achievements, and especially the achievements of American But although we may very properly treat with contempt, such criticisms as are contained in Bernard Shaw's"Doctor's Dilemma," which reflects the depths of pessimism, and is simply illnatured, unfounded abuse, is it not worth while occasionally to pause in so uninterrupted a triumphal march to see that the camp followers and retainers, who always follow in the train of a victorious army, are kept in their proper places, and that the fruits of the victory are not lost through the excesses of the victors? The glamor of surgery, its directness of attack, and its tangible results make it particularly attractive to all medical students, and inspire the majority of them with an ambition to practice it.
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