CARL J. WIGGERS, M.D., F.A.C.P.
The subjects of arteriosclerosis and hypertension have been extensively studied and even more extensively discussed by the clinician, pathologist, therapeutist and experimentalist, each naturally, according to his own point of view. But results of physical and physiological investigations have been more or less entombed in library stack-rooms; at least to my knowledge they have not been reviewed in such a form as to make the facts easily available.
My own venture in attempting to review a topic in which so many gaps still exist is actuated by our need for survey of the known physical and physiological consequences of
WIGGERS CJ. Physical and Physiological Aspects of Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension(Physical and Physiological Aspects of Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension*). Ann Intern Med. 1932;6:12–30. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-6-1-12
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1932;6(1):12-30.
Cardiology, Coronary Risk Factors, Hypertension, Nephrology.
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