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, by Chalmers,carried out the first clinical trial in 1747
Abdul Wahid, James Lind
Institute's Managing Director.
Following an initial briefing for the James Lind
Alliance (JLA) Tinnitus Priority Setting Partnership, others can now get involved.
Il a fallu 62 ans, apres les experiences classiques de James Lind
pour la Marine britannique, avant que l'on commence a distribuer du jus de citron aux marins; dans le Canada actuel, on pourrait croire qu'il faudra aussi longtemps pour que des preuves bien etablies fassent leur chemin jusque dans les politiques, si jamais elles le font.
A Scottish naval surgeon named James Lind
discovers that citrus fruits help prevent scurvy.
London, Mar 6 (ANI): A cure for scurvy - disease resulting from a deficiency of Vitamin C - was discovered nearly 50 years before physician James Lind
came up with a treatment.
Al cabo de un tiempo el sitio se rediseno, se enriquecio con ensayos explicativos y mas archivos historicos, y se lanzo de nuevo en la Biblioteca James Lind
durante la celebracion del 250o aniversario de haberse publicado el tratado de Lind sobre el escorbuto [Treatise of the scurvy].
The Scottish surgeon James Lind
came up with the idea of treating the disease by using citrus fruits.
Three names stand out in the search for a cure: James Lind
, a surgeon, performed controlled experiments; James Cook, a mariner, managed to circle the globe without his men's succumbing to scurvy; and Gilbert Bane, a gentleman, was able to overcome tradition-bound prejudices and persuade the Admiralty to issue daily rations of lemon juice, which finally eliminated the dreaded disease.
And in the mid-1700s, ship's surgeon James Lind
carried out experiments that proved the curative value of oranges and lemons on seamen.
before James Lind
discovered the miracle of citrus.
Joseph Priestley seems to have made the model about the time he was writing his book on electricity in the 1770s, and based it on a similar device made by Dr James Lind
of Edinburgh, a friend of James Watt and cousin of James Keir.