NICHOLAS LUKIN, M.D.
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About eight years ago a physician became aware that his customary task of attending to a considerable general practice was gradually growing unbearable. He was about forty-eight years old, five feet eleven inches tall and weighed about two hundred pounds.
Leading a very active life since boyhood he had no complaints or illness for the past twenty years. But, when this history began, he had frequent headaches, dizziness, dyspnoea when hurrying or going up two flights of stairs, became easily fatigued, had casual nosebleeds, suffered from heart-burn and other digestive disturbances, was very irritable and felt generally unfit for further
LUKIN N. An Unusual Management of Essential Hypertension(An Unusual Management of Essential Hypertension*). Ann Intern Med. 1927;1:161–168. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-1-3-161
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1927;1(3):161-168.
Cardiology, Coronary Risk Factors, Hypertension, Nephrology.
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