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The story of Wendy Hill

Author(s):
Warner News Inc.
United States. Public Health Service.
American Diabetes Association.
Publication Date:
1949
Publisher:
[Washington, DC] : The Service, [1949]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
019 min.
Sound
Color
Subject(s):
Diabetes Mellitus
Instructional Films and Videos
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Identifier(s):
NLMUID: 8800594A (See catalog record)
Permanent Link:
http://resource.nlm.nih.gov/8800594A
Description:
The symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of diabetes are outlined in the story of a young, small-town wife, her family, her physician, and some of the townspeople. Myths about diabetes are debunked. Guidelines for living a normal life while coping with diabetes are given. Insulin therapy is promoted when appropriate. Shots include: a traffic accident with an injured pedestrian; an ambulance crew loading an injured patient; hospital room; small-town doctor at the patient's bedside and in his office; a hospital nurse preparing a patient for a blood sugar test; a doctor interviewing a patient's husband; doctor breaking the news to the patient that she has diabetes; doctor counseling the patient and her husband in their home.
Credits: Produced by Alfred Butterfield ; directed by Joseph E. Henabery ; photographed by William O. Steiner.
Received: (date unknown) as a donation from USPHS.
NLM Permanence Rating: Permanent: Stable content
Author(s):
Warner News Inc.
United States. Public Health Service.
American Diabetes Association.
Publication Date:
1949
Publisher:
[Washington, DC] : The Service, [1949]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
019 min.
Sound
Color
Subject(s):
Diabetes Mellitus
Instructional Films and Videos
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Identifier(s):
See catalog record: 8800594A
Permanent Link:
http://resource.nlm.nih.gov/8800594A
Description:
The symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of diabetes are outlined in the story of a young, small-town wife, her family, her physician, and some of the townspeople. Myths about diabetes are debunked. Guidelines for living a normal life while coping with diabetes are given. Insulin therapy is promoted when appropriate. Shots include: a traffic accident with an injured pedestrian; an ambulance crew loading an injured patient; hospital room; small-town doctor at the patient's bedside and in his office; a hospital nurse preparing a patient for a blood sugar test; a doctor interviewing a patient's husband; doctor breaking the news to the patient that she has diabetes; doctor counseling the patient and her husband in their home.
Credits: Produced by Alfred Butterfield ; directed by Joseph E. Henabery ; photographed by William O. Steiner.
Received: (date unknown) as a donation from USPHS.
NLM Permanence Rating: Permanent: Stable content