WILLIAM M. BRACE, A.B., M.D.
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Since the discovery of insulin by Banting (1), there has been a great deal written concerning the cure of diabetes mellitus with this new therapeutic agent. MacCallum (2), Boyd and Robinson (3) have given us some meagre hope of a cure with microscopical evidence in favor of the regeneration of the islands of Langerhans; while Newburgh (4), Harrison (5), and others (6, 7) present clinical evidence of a negative nature concerning a cure. With this controversy still unsettled, five cases were carefully selected from our diabetic clinic with this question ever present. Is there any evidence of a cure
BRACE WM. Insulin and Carbohydrate Tolerance1. Ann Intern Med. 1927;1:203–211. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-1-4-203
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1927;1(4):203-211.
Cardiology, Coronary Risk Factors, Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolism.
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