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The Edward D. Freis Papers

Title:
Rauwolfia Against High Blood Pressure pdf (543,374 Bytes) ocr (15,584 Bytes)
Rauwolfia Against High Blood Pressure
Description:
Freis's work is mentioned in this popular account of medical progress. The author, Paul de Kruif, also wrote the book that inspired Freis to pursue a career in medicine: The Microbe Hunters.
NOTE: Partially obscured heading on first page reads: "A new chemical weapon helps the family physician fight deadly hypertension."
Number of Image Pages:
6 (543,374 Bytes)
Date:
1954-08 (August 1954)
Creator:
de Kruif, Paul
Source:
Periodical: de Kruif, Paul. "Rauwolfia Against High Blood Pressure." Reader's Digest 65, 388 (August 1954): 31-36. Article. 6 Images.
Publisher:
Reader's Digest Association
Rights:
Reprinted with permission from the August 1954 Reader's Digest. Copyright (c) 1954 by The Reader's Digest Assn., Inc.
Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Hypertension
Antihypertensive Agents
Rauwolfia
Exhibit Category:
The Veterans Administration Hospital and Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1949-1964
Box Number: 6
Folder Number: 6
Unique Identifier:
XFBBKB
Document Type:
Articles
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Writings and Lectures, 1942-2002
SubSeries: Works about Freis, 1952-2002
Folder: de Kruif, Paul - "Rauwolfia Against High Blood Pressure," Reader's Digest, 1954 Aug
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2008-01-24
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