The lead paragraph in italics that opens the first section of this book, “The Science of Chiropractic”, was contributed by the Founder of Chiropractic, D. D. Palmer. It was written at the turn of the century, and is one of the many contributions he has made to science.

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Nervous Control of Blood Vessels, by R. J- S. .McDowell, Dept. of Physiology, King’s College, Univ. London.

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The Thermal Response of Skin to Radiation, by J. D. Hardy and Theodore W. Oppel, Cornel Univ. Medical School, New York City, 19 October 1936.

R. T. Grant and H. E. Holling. Clin. Sc. 3: 273-85, 1938.

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Fulton’s Physiology 18th edition

William Montagna. “Structure and function of skin” New York Academic Press, 1956.

G. Weddell. “The Anatomy of Cutaneous Sensibility”, British Medical Bulletin V. 3, no. 7/8, 1945.

Observations on the neurohistological basis of cutaneous Pain. H. H. Woollard, Journal of Anatomy 74:427, July 1940.

Kuntz, Albert, “The Autonomic Nervous System”, 4th ed., 1953, Lea & Febiger.

Pottenger, F. M. “Symptoms of Visceral Disease”, 5th ed., 1938. C. V. Mosby.