Excerpt from An Account of the Epidemic and Sporadic Disorders: Which Prevail This Year, 1818, at Rochester, and Near It 'Wherever it shall appear to the Reader that I am mistaken in point of theory, I ask his pardon; but with respect to practice, I declare that I have faithfully set down all particulars, and have where proposed any thing which I have t thoroughly experienced. And, in truth, when I come to die, I trust I shall have the satisfaction of being inwardly assured that I have endeavoured with the utmost diligence and integrity to recover the health of all those who have been my patients, of whatever rank or condition they were, ne of whom have been otherwise treated by me, than I desire to be, if I should be seized with the same distempers.' About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy 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.