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Medical ArticlesThe Surgical Dissection Of The First Second Third And Fourth Layers Of The Inguinal Region In Connexion With Those Of The Thigh
The common integument or first layer of the inguino-femoral r...
is valuable as a _palliative_ upon cancerous tumors. As a _cu...
Cheap, ill-printed literature is responsible for much eye trou...
In the original edition, good treacle was recommended as a lax...
The first decision to be made is what constitutes a slow puls...
A little oil only should be applied to the skin at once. Any s...
Face Skin Of
To secure a healthy appearance of this is worth much trouble, ...
Foreign Bodies In The Larynx And Tracheobronchial Tree
The protective reflexes preventing the entrance of foreign bo...
(See Blood, Purifying; Sores). ...
Eyes Cataract On
This disease has been arrested, and in earlier stages even cur...
This, in various forms, as brandy, whiskey, rum, wine, cordial...
Prejudice Of Physicians Against The Water-cure
The greatest, and the most serious, difficulty lies in the pr...
During rheumatism the peripheral blood vessels are generally ...
Sometimes a severe out-break and eruption will occur in and ar...
This affection of nursing women frequently comes on before th...
Deformities Of The Prostate Distortions And Obstructions Of The Prostatic Urethra
The prostate is liable to such frequent and varied deformitie...
See Pain. ...
Declining Limb A
See Limbs, Drawn up. ...
To Prevent Itch
A dose of _Sulphur_, or rubbing a little flour of sulphur on ...
See Rash. ...
Source: Papers On Health
This should always be managed so as to soothe
and not excite the little patients. They are very sensitive to heat and
cold. When these are applied the child often cries, so that the
"treatment" is condemned and given up. What should be condemned is the
nurse's want of skill. In every case the cold or hot application should
be so managed as to be agreeable. Very gentle heat at first may be
succeeded by stronger heat without shock. So mildly cool applications
may be followed by colder ones in the same way. There is no sense or
benefit in dashing a burning poultice or freezing towel on a delicate
person, either infant or adult, and sense is above all our guide in
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