ROY F. FEEMSTER, M.D., D.P.H.
During the last three years, while engaged in collecting and staining blood smears in quantity to be used in demonstrating to students the various pathological conditions of the blood, we have experienced considerable difficulty in obtaining constant results with the Wright's Stain as employed in the usual way. In trying to eliminate these variations we have studied the results obtained from various aspects and the following outline will illustrate most of the factors responsible for our failure to obtain uniform stains.
In a large number of cases defects in staining are due to lack of
FEEMSTER RF. A Study of the Variable Factors in the Use of the Wright's Stain(A Study of the Variable Factors in the Use of the Wright's Stain*). Ann Intern Med. 1928;2:289–293. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-2-3-289
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