SIDNEY SCHERLIS, M.D.
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This paper deals with a series of 241 unselected cases of pneumonia treated with sulfapyridine in 1938-1939 and 1939-1940. This group, although not numerically impressive, is reported because the patients were followed closely and studied carefully, and because an analysis of those cases in which sulfapyridine was not promptly effective yields hitherto unemphasized information of value.
The cases reviewed total 241, and are consecutive and unselected save for the omission of a few that were admitted moribund and died within less than 24 hours after admission. Of the series, 73 were seen in the winter of 1938-1939,
SCHERLIS S. RESPONSE TO SULFAPYRIDINE IN 241 CASES OF PNEUMONIA, WITH ESPECIAL REFERENCE TO LACK OF PROMPT RESPONSE IN SOME CASES1. Ann Intern Med. 1942;16:666–675. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-16-4-666
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1942;16(4):666-675.
Infectious Disease, Pneumonia, Pulmonary/Critical Care.
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