December 25, 2012 Leave a comment
A clinician is complex. He is part craftsman, part practical scientist, and part historian.
A quote by Thomas Addis, a pioneer in the field of nephrology who was born in Edinburgh and studied medicine there, as well as at the Charité in Berlin. One of his major contributions to clinical medicine was his emphasis on examining patients urine both with the naked eye and microscopically – which is now standard practice.