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“It has been a long time since I have helped a very sick patient get well. It is the most rewarding experience one can have with the possible exception of seeing one of the boys we train turn out well. The latter is less acute but more lasting perhaps.”
Jonathon Rhoades, MD, inventor of hyperalimentation and peritoneal dialysis, on his recovery from tuberculosis in 1947.