An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to Circa 2020 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

15518 entries, 13369 authors and 1905 subjects. Updated: January 18, 2022

WHEELER, George Alexander

2 entries
  • 3757

The experimental production of pellagra in human subjects by means of diet.

U.S. Publ. Hlth. Serv. Lab. Bull., No. 120, 7-116, 1920.

Goldberger was born in Central Europe in poor circumstances. He migrated to America, and following attendance at a lecture by Austin Flint, decided to study medicine. He entered the U. S. Public Health Service in 1899. He was a pioneer in the study and treatment of pellagra, demonstrating its experimental production and its prevention by proper diet.

Subjects: NUTRITION / DIET › Deficiency Diseases › Pellagra
  • 3758

A further study of butter, fresh beef, and yeast as pellagra preventatives, with consideration of the relation of factor P-P of pellagra (and black tongue of dogs) to vitamin B.

Publ. Hlth. Rep. (Wash.), , 41, 297-318, Washington, DC, 1926.

Anti-pellagra vitamin. With G. A. Wheeler, R. D. Lillie, and L. M. Rogers.

Subjects: NUTRITION / DIET › Deficiency Diseases › Pellagra