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Suggestion, Its Place in Medicine and Scientific Research: Being a Lecture Delivered on Behalf of the Leigh Browne Trust, at St. Martins Town Hall, on February 9th, 1897 John Milne Bramwell

Suggestion, Its Place in Medicine and Scientific Research: Being a Lecture Delivered on Behalf of the Leigh Browne Trust, at St. Martins Town Hall, on February 9th, 1897

John Milne Bramwell

Published April 28th 2018
ISBN : 9780282008505
76 pages
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Excerpt from Suggestion, Its Place in Medicine and Scientific Research: Being a Lecture Delivered on Behalf of the Leigh Browne Trust, at St. Martins Town Hall, on February 9th, 1897Admitting that Dr. Wilks views as to the value of drugs are... MoreExcerpt from Suggestion, Its Place in Medicine and Scientific Research: Being a Lecture Delivered on Behalf of the Leigh Browne Trust, at St. Martins Town Hall, on February 9th, 1897Admitting that Dr. Wilks views as to the value of drugs are distinctly pessimistic, we must still grant the importance of mental influences in relation to the ordinary medical treatment of disease. On this point, however, I shall not dwell further, but will pass at once to the subject of hypnotism.Modern hypnotism undoubtedly owes its origin to mesmerism, and to understand its evolution, a clear conception of mesmeric theories is necessary- of these the views of Esdaile may be regarded as a fair summary.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully- any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.