BERNARD LANGDON WYATT
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In this discussion of heliotherapy in pulmonary tuberculosis from the standpoint of its limitations, it must be emphasized at the beginning that reference is made primarily to personal experiences under meteorologic conditions that prevail in Southern Arizona. No attempts at "generalizations" will be made for a number of obvious reasons, among which only one will be noted; i.e., that qualitatively and quantitatively these solar radiations are not identical with those at other latitudes and altitudes, not to mention the meteorologic variables peculiar to the desert.
Not only will all generalizations be omitted, but also, there will be no discussion of
WYATT BL. The Limitations of Heliotherapy in Pulmonary Tuberculosis1. Ann Intern Med. 1930;4:376–378. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-4-4-376
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1930;4(4):376-378.
Infectious Disease, Mycobacterial Infections, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Pulmonary/Critical Care.
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