An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

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MELLANBY, Sir Edward

2 entries
  • 3733

The part played by an “accessory factor” in the production of experimental rickets.

J. Physiol. (Lond.), 52, xi-xii, liii-liv, 19181919.

First convincing experimental evidence that rickets is a deficiency disease, curable by correct diet.



Subjects: NUTRITION / DIET › Deficiency Diseases › Rickets
  • 3734

An experimental investigation on rickets.

Lancet, 1, 407-12, 1919.

In his important experiments on rickets, Mellanby both induced and controlled the disease by diet.



Subjects: NUTRITION / DIET › Deficiency Diseases › Rickets