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Modern Treatment of the Endocrine Glands with Radium Water, cover

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Title

Modern Treatment of the Endocrine Glands with Radium Water, cover

Subject

Radium
Brachytherapy

Description

Cover image from a pamphlet advertising Radium Water for use in radium emanation therapy, popular during the early 20th century. A 1932 death from drinking this radium-enhanced water led to its discontinuation.

Creator

Bailey Radium Laboratories

Source

Medical Trade Ephemera, Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
Radithor, the Modern Weapon of Medical Science: A Complete Treatise on Internal Radioactive Therapy. East Orange: Bailey Radium Laboratories

Publisher

Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

Date

1928

Contributor

Bailey Radium Laboratories

Relation

Language

eng

Type

StillImage

Identifier

BaileyRadiumLaboratories_ModernTreatmentoftheEndocrineGlands_5

Coverage

20th Century

Date Created

2015

Citation

Bailey Radium Laboratories, “Modern Treatment of the Endocrine Glands with Radium Water, cover,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed May 16, 2021, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/4400.