It may be proper, in this place, to spend a few words upon el...
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Next to its intrinsic value, our method gives the patient the...
Much, if not all, of the success in any case of treatment depe...
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Mild endocarditis is rarely a primary affection, and is almos...
The Plumbing And Sewering Of The Body
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Diet And Corpulence
A tendency to obesity should always be carefully checked by at...
Get a sufficient quantity of good bran in an ordinary washhand...
We give this name to a trouble from which we have been able to...
Mild Reaction Erethic
If the poison is not virulent, and the body of the patient in...
Inspection Of The Party Wall In Cases Of Suspected Laryngeal Malignancy
When taking a specimen the party wall should be inspected by...
under a well conducted course of hydriatic treatment is, in g...
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It is not proposed here to describe the condition of sudden...
How To Give Yourself An Enema
Enemas have been medically out of favor for a long time. Most...
Preparation Of The Patient For Peroral Endoscopy
The suggestions of the author in the earlier volumes in regar...
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Chloride Of Lime
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Length Of Bath
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has great power as a local remedy in _Erysipelas_, to be appl...
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Contraindications To Direct Laryngoscopy
Category: DIRECT LARYNGOSCOPY
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
There are no absolute
contraindications to direct laryngoscopy in any case where direct
laryngoscopy is really needed for diagnosis or treatment. In extremely
dyspneic patients, if the operator is not confident in his ability for
a prompt and sure introduction of a bronchoscope, it may be wise to do
a tracheotomy first.
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