It is the object of this thesis to examine Army experience
of therapeutic trials. The major factual contribution to this
thesis is the section dealing with syphilis therapy in. the Army.
For the conduct of this the candidate was wholly responsible, with
such clerical assistance as given by junior members of the Army
Directorate of Medical (statistical) Research. The same is true
of the sections dealing respectively with Malaria and with Internal
Derangement of the Knee. The other sections record collaborative
investigations in which the candidate participated as a member of a team of investigators.