R. O. MUETHER, M.D.
There can be little doubt that arthritis and allied conditions are assuming a deservedly more important place in the thoughts of both the clinician and the research worker. In spite of much recent work, however, a satisfactory basis for treatment has not been established, and some treatments are expensive and complicated. Fever therapy, hydrotherapy, etc., seem to give great relief but are difficult of attainment under ordinary circumstances. The production of artificial jaundice advocated by Hench is difficult to obtain because of its dangers and expense.1, 2, 3, 4
It is true that certain forms of physical therapy can be
MUETHER RO. THE USE OF HISTAMINE IN RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS1. Ann Intern Med. 1940;13:2147–2153. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-13-11-2147
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1940;13(11):2147-2153.
Rheumatoid Arthritis, Rheumatology.
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