SAMUEL A. LEVINE, M.D., F.A.C.P.
It is not surprising that the medical profession and the entire country are intensely concerned with the problem of heart disease. From a public health point of view it outranks all others in importance. As far as the medical profession is concerned, heart disease is no longer confined to the field of internal medicine. The surgeon has now taken on a major responsibility in the treatment of an increasing number of types of heart disease. Specialists in many other fields often find that the heart plays an important rôle in the diseases under their care. The dermatologist may be treating
LEVINE SA. HEART DISEASE: ITS MEDICAL ASPECTS1. Ann Intern Med. ;33:572–581. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-33-3-572
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1950;33(3):572-581.
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