De morbis acutis infantum.London: Samuel Smith, 1689.
Harris was physician to William and Mary. His book served for nearly a century as a standard work on pediatrics. He anticipated the modern treatment of tetany by using calcium salts in infantile convulsions. For a study of the book, see Ann. med. Hist., 1919, 2, 228-40. English translation 1693, 1742.
Subjects: NEUROLOGY › Child Neurology, PEDIATRICS