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History of Neurology: Neurology was there
August 1998

Neurology Was There: 1940

Author Affiliations

From the Neurology Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and the Department of Neurology, State University of New York at Buffalo (Dr Fine), and New York University, New York (Mr Scalcione).




Copyright 1998 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.1998

Arch Neurol. 1998;55(8):1143-1144. doi:10.1001/archneur.55.8.1143

Panzer divisions of the Nazi German Reich invaded Europe in blitzkrieg attacks. British forces, assisting beleaguered French armies, narrowly escaped capture by a heroic retreat from Dunkirk, France. War suspended awarding all Nobel Prizes and organizing international congresses in occupied countries. In the United States, isolationists attempted to keep the country out of World War II; a beguiling tranquillity lulled America until Japanese air forces attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.1 Neurology was there.

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