- Mary Broadfoot Walker (1888-1974)J D Johnston
Medicines and Healthcare products, Regulatory Agency, Floor 11, Market Towers, 1 Nine Elms Lane, London SW8 5NQ, UK
J Neurol 254:1306-7. 2007
- The contribution of Dr. Mary Walker towards myasthenia gravis and periodic paralysis whilst working in poor law hospitals in LondonJ D Johnston
Department of Biochemistry and Haematology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Stadium Road, London SE18 4QH, UK
J Hist Neurosci 14:121-37. 2005..Physostigmine (or Prostigmin) compensated for the lack of acetylcholine by delaying its destruction." Dr. Walker and colleagues also described the association between familial periodic paralysis and hypokalaemia...