Veratrum Viride and Hexamethonium in the Treatment of Severe Diastolic Hypertension
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.)
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1951-06 (June 1951)
Freis, Edward D.
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.
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Reproduced with permission of the Medical Society of the District of Columbia.
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