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Excerpt from Biogrphic Clinics: The Origin of Ill-Health of De Quincey, Carlyle, Darwin, Huxley and Browning<br><br>I. With the patient's complaint upon the day Of con sultation, or during the time of the special illness. Rightly but'crudely the primary function of the physi cian is held to be to get the patient over his present trouble and let the future take care Of the future illness. The average physician will hardly recognize the remote causes which brought about the present disease, its far-off results, and the multiform relations of this special condition with others, physiologic and patho logic, and with the habits, duties, and necessities of social life; even if these subtle causes and relations were sought and considered the patient would not recognize nor appreciate the service, and certainly would not pay for it. Make me well again and quickly, is his sole demand, and hence this must be the physician's task.<br><br>About the Publisher<br><br>Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com<br><br>This 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.