ALVIN E. PRICE, M.D., F.A.C.P.; BRUNO LEICHTENTRITT, M.D.
The use of gold in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis has become increasingly popular during the past 10 years. Since the original papers of Landé1 and Pick,2 and the subsequent, more extensive studies of Forestier,3 numerous series of cases attesting to its value have been reported in both the European and American literature. A collective review has been published recently by Cecil et al.4 In 1936 the use of gold was instituted in the arthritic service of the Wm. J. Seymour Hospital, Eloise, Michigan, and three years later it was introduced at Harper Hospital, Detroit, Michigan. During the early part
PRICE AE, LEICHTENTRITT B. GOLD THERAPY IN RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS1. Ann Intern Med. 1943;19:70–80. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-19-1-70
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1943;19(1):70-80.
Rheumatoid Arthritis, Rheumatology.
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