Accession Number:

AD0261247

Title:

THE EVALUATION OF INTRAVENOUS FAT IN THE TREATMENT OF ACUTE RADIATION SYNDROME

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CALIFORNIA UNIV SAN FRANCISCO MEDICAL CENTER

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Report Date:

1961-06-30

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

In order o test the hypothesis that parenterally administered fat emulsion might be a valu ble adjunct in the treatment of the acute radiation syndrome the rate of survival i rats expos d to total body irradiation and injected in ravenou ly or intrap ri one lly it fat emulsion was determined. It appears that large do es of f emulsion dmi istered to ra s after total body irradiation may be de rime tal to survival. u hor

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE