Metallo-therapy has been defined as a mode of treating vari...
The first step is to get rid of the gastric secretions. Ther...
This serious trouble in slighter forms affects one side of the...
Esophagoscopic Extraction Of Foreign Bodies
It is unwise to do an endoscopy in a foreign-body case for th...
This is one of the most difficult of diseases to control by a...
Take the A D current. If torpid, treat with mild force. Treat...
Pericarditis Symptoms And Signs
If there is pain or much aching in the cardiac region, it ten...
Anesthesia In Heart Disease
While no physician likes to give an anesthetic to a patient w...
When compensation has been restored, the patient may be allow...
The Expletive Method Blood-letting
has been advocated by some of the best authorities, and there...
Glands Of Bowels
See Bowels. ...
There are two opposite causes of unconsciousness. One is conge...
These occur in hands and feet where the circulative power is f...
Diet For The Lean
To a large extent the preceding article will suggest what is s...
Anchoring The Foreign Body Against The Tube Mouth
If withdrawal be made a bimanual procedure it is almost cert...
Punctures Case Vi
A little boy, aged 12, received a stab by a penknife a few da...
is a most efficient remedy applied to old irritable _varicose...
Some peoples' lives don't run smoothly. Jeanne's certainly di...
Chloroform Or Ether (inhaled)
Fresh air. Pull tongue forward, and begin artificial respirati...
_Erysipelas_ being commonly the reflexion of an internal dise...
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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