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In the Beginning was the Word
Joseph Bernstein, MD, MS1
1 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Veterans Hospital, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 424 Stemmler Hall, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6081. E-mail address: orthodoc@post.harvard.edu
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The author did not receive grants or outside funding in support of his research for or preparation of this manuscript. In 2002, he received payments or other benefits or a commitment or agreement to provide such benefits from a commercial entity (McNeil) for producing a symposium on pain management; he no longer has a relationship with the company. No commercial entity paid or directed, or agreed to pay or direct, any benefits to any research fund, foundation, educational institution, or other charitable or nonprofit organization with which the author is affiliated or associated.

The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Incorporated
J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2006 Feb 01;88(2):442-445. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.E.00951
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In the early part of the twentieth century, The Hartford Accident and Indemnity Company was one of the largest insurance companies in the country, employing scores of accountants, adjusters, and actuaries. It was also home to two great American intellectuals1. The more renowned of the pair was Wallace Stevens. Stevens was a lawyer and a vice president at Hartford, but he stands in the history books as a poet. In 1955, he received the National Book Award for The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens and the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry.
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