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January 20, 1917

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE WITH THE USE OF VACCINES IN DISEASES OF THE EAR, NOSE AND THROAT

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Fellow of the American College of Surgeons PHILADELPHIA

JAMA. 1917;LXVIII(3):162-166. doi:10.1001/jama.1917.04270010162002
Abstract

In the consideration of such a subject as is indicated by the title, it is evident that full justice cannot be done to each disease of the upper air passages with which immunotherapy has been tried. The option will therefore be exercised by the writer of selecting those which have been most extensively studied or are most prominently before our branch of the profession today, and endeavoring from the works of others, as well as from his own experience, to arrive at a just appreciation of their present value. He may as well confess at the start that he is a believer in this form of treatment, although admitting that it is often far from satisfactory in the light of our present knowledge. He feels somewhat diffident in presenting this subject to you and commenting favorably on the results obtained, in view of the present tendency to belittle vaccine therapy,

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