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Avoidance of the causes of disease requires some idea of the d...
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are: A fetid breath, with ulceration and sloughing of the thr...
Importance Of Noting The Central Point
From the above observations, it will be plain that, when we w...
The Surgical Dissection Of The Superficial Bloodvessels Etc Of The Inguino-femoral Region
Hernial protrusions are very liable to occur at the inguino-f...
Inward Rotation Method
When the point is found to be buried in the mucosa, the best...
Symptomatology And Diagnosis Of Foreign Bodies In The Air And Food Passages
Initial symptoms are choking, gagging, coughing, and wheezing...
On The Treatment By Eschar And Poultice
In many cases in which it is impossible to adopt either the m...
Diverticulum Of The Esophagus
Diverticula may, and usually do, consist in a pouching by her...
3 Treatment Of Torpid Forms Of Scarlatina Difference In The
TREATMENT POINTED OUT. When the _reaction_ is _torpid_, the ...
Sometimes mere internal inflammation is mistaken for this dise...
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It is difficult to determine the presence of _worms_ in child...
Few things have so great and distressing effect as the fear of...
In all fevers, to cool down the excessive heat of the patient ...
Often, in the young, the bones are so soft that they bend more...
Site Of Lodgement
Almost all foreign bodies are arrested in the cervical esoph...
In slight cases, where the patient simply cannot sleep for tos...
The immediate conditions to meet are the rapid fluttering hea...
VALENTINE GREATRAKES was born at Affane, County of Waterford,...
Source: Papers On Health
The question often arises as to the ability of
children to bear certain kinds of treatment. It must ever be
remembered, both in hot and cold applications, that the infant should
be gently dealt with. Violent cold and burning heat must alike be
With a gentle application of heat before bracing cold is used,
considerable power of endurance is imparted. Strong blisters and
violent medicines should never be used. Very much less treatment will
affect the infant than that required for an older child. And in almost
every case the most durable cures are reached by gradual progress.
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