oa South African Medical Journal - A discussion on 55 respirator cases in the recent poliomyelitis epidemic of 1956

Volume 30, Issue 45
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



The author reviews the incidence, management, clinical features, investigations, special procedures, prognosis and results of 55 respirator poliomyelitis cases treated at the Boksburg-Benoni Hospital during 1956.

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