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Documents the debate between Lord Platt, President of the Royal College of Physicians, and Sir George Pickering, Regius Professor at Oxford, on the nature of hypertension. Beautifully designed and printed, this would be a welcome addition to any history-of-medicine collection. Included is a description of important scientific meetings held by the American College of Physicians in the early 1950s.
Platt Versus Pickering: An Episode in Recent Medical History.. Ann Intern Med. ;104:452. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-104-3-452_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1986;104(3):452.
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