Corpus ID: 13210288

Five-year survival rates of melanoma patients treated by diet therapy after the manner of Gerson: a retrospective review.

@article{Hildenbrand1995FiveyearSR,
  title={Five-year survival rates of melanoma patients treated by diet therapy after the manner of Gerson: a retrospective review.},
  author={Gar Hildenbrand and L C Hildenbrand and Kathryn L. Bradford and S. W. Cavin},
  journal={Alternative therapies in health and medicine},
  year={1995},
  volume={1 4},
  pages={
          29-37
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Compare 5-year melanoma survival rates to rates in medical literature. [...] Key MethodDESIGN Retrospective. SETTING Hospital in Tijuana, Mexico. PATIENTS White adult patients (N = 153) with superficial spreading and nodular melanoma, aged 25-72 years. INTERVENTION Gerson's diet therapy: lactovegetarian; low sodium, fat and (temporarily) protein; high potassium, fluid, and nutrients (hourly raw vegetable/fruit juices).Expand
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