Skip to main contentU.S. National Library of MedicineU.S. National Library of Medicine


Profiles in Science
   
Pinterest badge Follow Profiles in Science on Pinterest!

The Edward D. Freis Papers

Title:
Veratrum Viride and Hexamethonium in the Treatment of Severe Diastolic Hypertension pdf (1,063,660 Bytes) ocr (31,645 Bytes)
Veratrum Viride and Hexamethonium in the Treatment of Severe Diastolic Hypertension
Description:
This article, discussing the first two effective drugs for lowering blood pressure, illustrates the difficulties involved in their use, along with the early incorporation of low-salt diets in hypertension treatment. (Delivered at the Twenty-first Annual Scientific Assembly of the Medical Society of the District of Columbia, October 4, 1950.)
Number of Image Pages:
8 (1,063,660 Bytes)
Date:
1951-06 (June 1951)
Creator:
Freis, Edward D.
Source:
Periodical: Freis, Edward D. "Veratrum Viride and Hexamethonium in the Treatment of Severe Diastolic Hypertension." The Medical Annals of the District of Columbia XX, 6 (June 1951): 297-304. Article. 8 Images.
Publisher:
[Medical Society of the District of Columbia]
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the Medical Society of the District of Columbia.
Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Hypertension
Antihypertensive Agents
Veratrum
Hexamethonium
Exhibit Category:
The Veterans Administration Hospital and Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1949-1964
Box Number: 8
Folder Number: 2
Unique Identifier:
XFBBJY
Document Type:
Articles
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Writings and Lectures, 1942-2002
SubSeries: Articles and Essays, 1942-2001
Folder: Ve - W, 1951-2001
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2007-05-30
Linked Data:
RDF/XML     JSON     JSON-LD     N3/Turtle     N-Triples