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Medical history on the silver screen: Hollywood’s ten-minute films about medical heroes

Bert Hansen New York, New York, United States   Figure 1. Frame of Christiaan Eijkman in Java considering the dietary difference between polished and unpolished rice, from The Magic Alphabet © MGM 1942. All rights reserved. Some of us are old enough to remember long Saturday afternoons in neighborhood movie theaters, where we were entertained […]