The First Year's Experience with Large-Scale Use of Chlorpromazine and Reserpine in the Mental Hygiene Institutions of New York State: A Preliminary Report


Title:
The First Year's Experience with Large-Scale Use of Chlorpromazine and Reserpine in the Mental Hygiene Institutions of New York State: A Preliminary Report
Creator:
Brill, Henry
Date:
16 February 1956
Description:
Dr. Henry Brill, Assistant Commissioner of Mental Hygiene for New York State, testified before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor regarding the promising new anti-psychotic drugs, chlorpromazine and reserpine, and the need to perform large-scale controlled studies with them. This was in support of Gorman's testimony on the same date.
Location:
Box: 10. Folder: 13
Rights:
Public Domain
Genre:
Speeches
Subject:
Antipsychotic Agents, Chlorpromazine, Reserpine, and Tranquilizing Agents
Format:
Text
Extent:
7 pages
Relation:
Nationwide Evaluation of New Psychiatric Drugs is Urgent Need, 1956
A Proposal for the Technical Evaluation of Psychiatric Drugs, 1956
Language:
English
Legacy ID:
TGBBBD
NLM ID:
101743403X3
Profiles Collection:
The Mike Gorman Papers
Story Section:
A Full-time Activist: The National Committee Against Mental Illness, 1953-1963