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Fillers One hundred years ago

The nemesis of quackery

BMJ 2000; 321 doi: (Published 14 October 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;321:940

The death of Dr. Leslie E. Keeley, the inventor of the “gold cure” for inebriety, was recently mentioned in the BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL. Dr. West Hughes, of Los Angeles, California, states in the New York Medical News of March 10th that he was called to attend Dr. Keeley just before his death. “As I walked into the house,” …

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