Adrenal Cortex Hormones, Adrenocorticotropic Hormone, Anti-inflammatory agents, Antirheumatic Agents, Cortisone, Diet Therapy, Hydrocortisone, Hyperthermia, Induced Immunotherapy, Active Jaundice, Joint Diseases, Musculoskeletal Diseases, Nobel Prizes, Orthomolecular Therapy, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatic Diseases, Rheumatic Fever, Ankylosing spondylitis, Yellow Fever, Arthritis, Bed rest, Gout, Adrenocortical hormones, Thermotherapy, Nobel Prize winners, Rheumatism
The Philip S. Hench, MD, papers (MS 076) is 100 cubic feet of papers, correspondence, reprints, research documents, newspaper articles, photographs, glass slides, sheet music, and audiovisual materials. The collection contains Dr. Hench's personal and professional documents from his childhood, 1896, to his death, 1965. These papers provide information about his family and life, including his service in World War II, his contributions to medical research in rheumatic diseases, his Nobel Award and other awards. Dr. Hench, a co-developer of cortisone as a anti-inflammatory treatment for rheumatoid arthritis, was a joint winner of the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1950.
See more at https://archives.library.tmc.edu/ms-076.
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Recommended CitationCitation Information:Hench, Philip Showalter (1896-1965), "MS 076 Guide to Philip S. Hench, MD Papers, 1896-1965" (1896).
DigitalCommons@TMC, Finding Aids, Manuscript Finding Aids. Paper 11.