Hypertension: Current Status of Therapy--Hope for the Future
This "current status" report--one of many that Freis wrote throughout his long career--was completed just prior to
thiazide diuretics becoming available for use in hypertension treatment. The National Medical Association was established
in 1895 by African-American physicians unable to join the AMA because of their race.
Part of the Cardiovascular Conferences of Howard University and Freedman's Hospital, II, February 26, 1956.
Item is a photocopy.
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12 (1,791,361 Bytes)
1956-07 (July 1956)
Freis, Edward D.
Periodical: Freis, Edward D. "Hypertension: Current Status of Therapy--Hope for the Future." The Journal of the National Medical
Association 48, 4 (July 1956): 252-263. Article. 12 Images.
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Reproduced with permission of the National Medical Association.
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The Veterans Administration Hospital and Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1949-1964