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The story of Wendy Hill

Contributor(s):
Warner News Inc.
United States. Public Health Service.
American Diabetes Association.
Publication:
[Washington, DC] : The Service, [1949]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Diabetes Mellitus
Genre(s):
Instructional Films and Videos
Abstract:
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.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Extent:
019 min.
Color:
Color
Sound:
Sound
Credits:
Produced by Alfred Butterfield ; directed by Joseph E. Henabery ; photographed by William O. Steiner.
Provenance:
Received: (date unknown) as a donation from USPHS.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
8800594A (See catalog record)
Contributor(s):
Warner News Inc.
United States. Public Health Service.
American Diabetes Association.
Publication:
[Washington, DC] : The Service, [1949]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Diabetes Mellitus
Genre(s):
Instructional Films and Videos
Abstract:
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.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Extent:
019 min.
Color:
Color
Sound:
Sound
Credits:
Produced by Alfred Butterfield ; directed by Joseph E. Henabery ; photographed by William O. Steiner.
Provenance:
Received: (date unknown) as a donation from USPHS.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
8800594A (See catalog record)