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Facts of Medicine; Cancer

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03/29/1956

Parker Wheatley and David D. Rutstein talk about what cancer is, types of cancer, and warning signs.


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Series
Facts of Medicine
Program
Cancer
Series Description

Dr. David R. Rutstein, Professor of Preventive Medicine, Harvard University examines "vital problems in the fields of medicine and community health... " Series ran weekly for 40 weeks beginning on 10/6/1955. First program examined "The Salk Polio Vaccine." Series release date: 1955

Program Description

Interviewer Parker Wheatley in conversation with David D. Rutstein about what cancer is, types of cancer, and warning signs.

Series description: Dr. David R. Rutstein, Professor of Preventive Medicine, Harvard University examines "vital problems in the fields of medicine and community health... " Series ran weekly for 40 weeks beginning on 10/6/1955. First program examined "The Salk Polio Vaccine."

Duration

00:30:31

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Wheatley, Parker, 1906-1999
Rutstein, David
Cancer
Genres
Educational
Topics
Medicine
Contributors
Rutstein, David (Host)
Wheatley, Parker, 1906-1999 (Host)
Publication Information
Presented by the Harvard Medical Library and the WGBH Educational Foundation
Citation
Chicago: “Facts of Medicine; Cancer,” 03/29/1956, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4B4CE3BF6F1D4600BEC738FAF27AB450.
MLA: “Facts of Medicine; Cancer.” 03/29/1956. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4B4CE3BF6F1D4600BEC738FAF27AB450>.
APA: Facts of Medicine; Cancer. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4B4CE3BF6F1D4600BEC738FAF27AB450
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