PAUL J. FOUTS, M.D.; L. G. ZERFAS, M.D.
In presenting data relative to the maintenance dosage of liver extract or other substances potent in the treatment of pernicious anemia, it is necessary to define and state the requirements which this term implies. Beebe and Lewis1 have clearly defined these requirements in a recent report of a large series of cases observed at the Thorndike Memorial Laboratory and at the Boston City Hospital. They stated that, "although the level of the red blood cells and hemoglobin serves as one important guide to the amount of therapeutic material necessary for the maintenance of health, there are other aspects of each
FOUTS PJ, ZERFAS LG. Maintenance Dosage of Liver Extract in the Treatment of Pernicious Anemia12. Ann Intern Med. 1933;6:1298–1304. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-6-10-1298
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1933;6(10):1298-1304.
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