ELI H. RUBIN, M.D., F.A.C.P.
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Increasingly potent weapons are being used against tuberculosis on preventive, diagnostic and therapeutic fronts. Preventive measures stem largely from improved living conditions which enable people to obtain better food and more healthful working hours, and from the adoption of general hygienic measures applicable to all infectious and contagious diseases, including tuberculosis. The results of preventive measures are slow in expressing themselves in tangible form but they are most productive in the long run. This is borne out by the fact that the decline in the death rate from tuberculosis is being shared by people of rising economic standards in spite
RUBIN EH. THERAPY OF PULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO ANTIMICROBIAL TREATMENT AND RESECTION1. Ann Intern Med. 1954;40:493–500. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-40-3-493
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1954;40(3):493-500.
Infectious Disease, Mycobacterial Infections, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Pulmonary/Critical Care.
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