FRANKLIN B. PECK, M.D., F.A.C.P.
The number of possible modifications of insulin is almost unlimited. Within the last few years several new preparations have been described1, 2, 3 and each has seemed to possess certain more or less specific advantages.4, 5, 6 Nevertheless, in common with protamine zinc insulin these modifications must of necessity be prepared with definite proportions of ingredients so each has its own individual time-activity, with onset and duration of physiologic action constant for each fixed combination. Each of these modifications provides a curve of time-activity which fits the needs of a limited group of diabetic patients almost perfectly.6 But judging from
PECK FB. APPROXIMATE INSULIN CONTENT OF EXTEMPORANEOUS MIXTURES OF INSULIN AND PROTAMINE ZINC INSULIN(APPROXIMATE INSULIN CONTENT OF EXTEMPORANEOUS MIXTURES OF INSULIN AND PROTAMINE ZINC INSULIN*). Ann Intern Med. 1943;18:177–181. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-18-2-177
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1943;18(2):177-181.
Cardiology, Coronary Risk Factors, Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolism.
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