Arthur Lewis Piper, M.D.: A medical missionary in the Belgian Congo

  title={Arthur Lewis Piper, M.D.: A medical missionary in the Belgian Congo},
  author={J. Klingman},
  journal={Journal of Community Health},
  • J. Klingman
  • Published 2005
  • Art, Medicine
  • Journal of Community Health
  • Today we marvel at the almost daily pronouncement of some new gene discovery or of a new cellular control mechanism that portends yet another treatment or cure of man's diseases. Yet we must still marvel at those past men of medicine who with few tools, but with much hope, devotion and commitment, aided those less fortunate with their understanding and healing arts. They, each in their own way, advanced the understanding of medicine by their observations and reasoning to deal with their… CONTINUE READING

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