E. E. MUIRHEAD, M.D.; J. M. HILL, M.D.
The permanent establishment and widespread use of intravenous plasma therapy are now fully realized. It has become apparent that this type of therapy is very efficacious in the handling of many pathological states, the outstanding one of which is shock. The present war and the urgencies of national defense have increased markedly the interest in this field principally because of its tremendous possibilities in military medicine. For these reasons it is the object of this communication to relate the importance of large volume production of desiccated plasma and the experience gained from its clinical use in a routine hospital service
MUIRHEAD EE, HILL JM. THE ADVANTAGES AND CLINICAL USES OF DESICCATED PLASMA PREPARED BY THE ADTEVAC PROCESS1. Ann Intern Med. ;16:286–302. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-16-2-286
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1942;16(2):286-302.
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