L. E. Hinkle Jr., M.D., F.A.C.P.; W. N. Christenson, M.D.; B. Benjamin, M.D., (Assoc.); F. D. Kane, M.D.; H. G. Wolff, M.D., F.A.C.P.
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To study the factors influencing the health of presumably "normal" people, 24 women, aged 22 to 39, were selected at random from 727 persons engaged in office work in two large rooms of a building in Manhattan and were studied weekly for six months by examinations, interviews, diagnostic tests, cultures, throat washings, serum samples, and photographs of the nose and throat. All recognizable episodes of illness were described and classified. Data on diseases present in the larger group, in the city and in families of participants; data on daily weather; data on general events affecting the whole population; data on
Hinkle LE, Christenson WN, Benjamin B, Kane FD, Wolff HG. An Investigation of Factors Influencing the General Health of Presumably "Normal" Women.. Ann Intern Med. ;54:1065. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-54-5-1065_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1961;54(5):1065.
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