See Cancer in Foot. ...
Contraindications To Direct Laryngoscopy
There are no absolute contraindications to direct laryngosco...
Auricular Fibrillation Pathology
Schoenberg [Footnote: Schoenberg: Frankfurt. Ztschr. f. Patho...
The swelling of veins in the leg is a very common trouble, esp...
Want Of Water
One of the obstacles is the _want of a sufficient quantity of...
Stage 3 Passing Through The Thoracic Esophagus
The thoracic esophagus will be seen to expand during inspira...
No Cutting Short Of The Process Of Scarlatina The Morbid Poison Must Be Drawn To The Skin As Soon As Possible
Scarlet-fever is a disease, which cannot be cut short. Any at...
Circulation Of The Blood
Nothing is more important for the health or healing of any org...
After a fall from a height, where there is no apparent outward...
The part of the heart most affected is the part which has the...
Rich Foods Brandy Beef-tea Etc
must be avoided. Involuntary starting, and the manifestation...
Diseases Of The Esophagus
The more frequent causes of the one common symptom of esophag...
The wet compress on the throat in torpid cases should not be ...
Ulcerative lesions in the larynx during typhoid fever are al...
Where this arises from a more or less putrid wound, what is ai...
Nervous Strain In Pain And Sickness
THERE is no way in which superfluous and dangerous te...
Exercise While Fasting
The issue of how much activity is called for on a fast is co...
Blood Supply Of
To supply good blood in cases where it is lacking, either from...
Foreign Bodies In The Stomach
Gastroscopy is indicated in cases of a foreign body that ref...
Generally the tongue will tell whether the stomach is ulcerate...
Action Balance Of
Source: Papers On Health
An excellent guide to the proper treatment of any
case is to be found in the distribution of heat in the patient's body.
Hot parts are to be cooled, and cold parts warmed, often both at the
same time, so as to restore the proper balance of vital action. Gentle
progressive measures are always best in this, especially with
children. Cold feet are warmed by BATHING (see) and FOMENTATION
(see). A heated head may be cooled with COLD TOWELS (see) or with
soap LATHER (see). This principle of seeking a proper balance should
be borne in mind throughout all our treatment. Its importance can
hardly be exaggerated, as the restoration of this balance alone will
frequently effect an almost magical cure where drugs have been wholly
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