Keith Sanford Grimson

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  • Dr. Grimson was a professor of surgery at Duke University from 1942-1976. While he performed many surgeries on peptic ulcers, he wanted to find a treatment without the risk that surgery presents. Time Magazine reported on November 28, 1949, that Dr. Grimson and two associates discovered that using the drug banthine got the same results without surgery.
  • Dr. Grimson also published extensively on many surgical techniques.
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