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- n. Plural form of therapeutist.
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The diagnosticians and therapeutists hesitated, being middle-aged medical base men.
It seems quite clear that the tannin is the active principle which is the more probable because its anti-periodic virtues are now recognized by all therapeutists.
Most of the bodies regarded by the therapeutists as pectoral and anti-scrofulous are rich in iodine.
But in those days, I, like most of my fellow students, was thinking much more of "science" than of practical medicine, and I believe if we had not clung so closely to the skirts of Louis and had followed some of the courses of men like Trousseau, -- therapeutists, who gave special attention to curative methods, and not chiefly to diagnosis, -- it would have been better for me and others.
"Winternitz and other therapeutists have frequently called attention to the value of cold as a cardiac stimulant or tonic.