Allen B. Weisse, MD
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Weisse A.; Eponyms and the Diagnosis of Aortic Regurgitation. Ann Intern Med. 2004;140:W-5. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-140-3-200402030-00024-w1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2004;140(3):W-5.
TO THE EDITOR:
Babu and colleagues are to be congratulated for their splendid review on eponyms and aortic regurgitation (1). It was especially gratifying to see mentioned some works that I feared might have been forgotten. Among them was the investigation of George Rowe, who, in looking into the cause of the Duroziez murmur, offered up his own femoral artery to angiography (2). My onetime “sidekick” from Seton Hall's medical school, Martin Frank, was also recalled for his work on the Hill sign (3).
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