Quotation

No more dangerous members of our profession exist than those born into it, so to speak, as specialists.  Without any broad foundation in physiology or pathology, and ignorant of the great processes of disease no amount of technical skill can hide from the keen eyes of colleagues defects which too often require the arts of the charlatan to screen from the public.

– Osler. Boston Med Surg J, 1892;126:457-9.

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