G. F. STRONG, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.R.C.P. (C)
There has been a change in our concepts of the industrial aspects of cardiac infarction which finds a parallel in the development of the clinical concepts of that condition. The industrial aspects of infarction have shown the same tendency to the swing of the pendulum so frequently encountered in medical thinking in other fields.
Following Herrick's first paper1 in 1912 on the clinical features of sudden obstruction of the coronary arteries there was little general interest taken in this subject. After the next two papers2, 3 he published in 1918 and 1919 the condition received a great deal of attention
STRONG GF. THE INDUSTRIAL ASPECTS OF CARDIAC INFARCTION(THE INDUSTRIAL ASPECTS OF CARDIAC INFARCTION*). Ann Intern Med. 1950;33:690–699. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-33-3-690
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1950;33(3):690-699.
Acute Coronary Syndromes, Cardiology, Coronary Heart Disease, Emergency Medicine.
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