|=Action of Poisons.=--They may act either locally or only after absorption into the system. 1. Local Action, as seen in (a) corrosive poisons; (b) irritant poisons, causing congestion and inflammation of the mucous membranes--e.g., meta... Read more of Action Of Poisons; Classification Of Poisons at Forensic Medicine.ca|| Informational|
Ordinarily we are not aware of the beating of the heart, enorm...
While disease of the coronary arteries may occur without ge...
Extraction Of Tacks Nails And Large Headed Foreign Bodies From The Tracheobronchial Tree
In cases of this sort the point presents the same difficulty...
Preparation Of The Patient For Peroral Endoscopy
The suggestions of the author in the earlier volumes in regar...
The Half-bath The Sitz- Or Hip-bath
Should the half-bath or shallow-bath (which are technical ter...
Nerve Centres Failing
Many diseases flow from this cause, but at present we only con...
Temperature Of The Sick-room
The _temperature of the sick-room_ should not be much above 6...
Stokes Adams Treatment
The treatment of true Stokes-Adams disease is unsuccessful. I...
This disease generally comes on at night, in hot weather, and...
Some have a predisposition to this most painful disease, and r...
Acute esophagitis calls for rest in bed, sterile liquid food...
As so many times repeated, real pain must be stopped, and mor...
Mechanical Problems Of Bronchoscopic Foreign Body Extraction*
* For more extensive consideration of mechanical problems...
Benign Growths Primary In The Tracheobronchial Tree
Extension of papillomata from the larynx into the cervical tr...
As the patient should have a constant supply of pure air for ...
For an ordinary convulsive attack in the case of a child, hold...
The frequent prescription in these papers of hot water, to be ...
is valuable as a _palliative_ upon cancerous tumors. As a _cu...
Diet And Baths In Heart Disease
The diet in cardiac diseases has already incidentally been ...
In the original edition, good treacle was recommended as a lax...
Division Of The Process Of The Disease Into Periods
Category: DESCRIPTION OF SCARLET-FEVER.
Source: Hydriatic Treatment Of Scarlet Fever In Its Different Forms
Its course is commonly divided into four distinct periods, viz.: the
period of incubation, the period of eruption, the period of
efflorescence, and the period of desquamation; to which may be added:
the period of convalescence.
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