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Republication of the classic but tragic document that summarizes the observations on the effects of starvation on the victims starved in the Warsaw ghetto by the Nazi blockade in World War II, made by physicians who were victims in this setting themselves. The original texts are introduced by, and commented on individually, by the editor of this edition, Myron Winick. Under the circumstances the studies could not approach the detail and mass of those carried on at the end of the war by McCance in Wuppertal, but the reader will stand in awe of what was done by the investigators
Hunger Disease. Studies by the Jewish Physicians in the Warsaw Ghetto.. Ann Intern Med. ;92:878. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-92-6-878_4
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1980;92(6):878.
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