|Nimble and his friend Dodger the Deer picked themselves up off the ground where they had fallen after their collision in the air. They did not feel any too pleasant. One of Dodger's sharp tines had given Nimble a good prick. And one of Nimble... Read more of Mr Crow Looks On at Children Stories.ca|| Informational|
Medical ArticlesEdematous Tracheobronchitis
This is chiefly observed in children. The most frequently en...
I have little to say with regard to _diet_, at least to physi...
Exercise While Fasting
The issue of how much activity is called for on a fast is co...
Diet For A Long, Long Life
Some people not only want to be healthy, but they want to liv...
This serious trouble in slighter forms affects one side of the...
The immediate conditions to meet are the rapid fluttering hea...
Scarlatina Anginosa Or Sore-throat Scarlet-fever
Wherever the _throat_ is affected, which is almost always the...
Active and persistent antiluetic medication must precede and ...
Torpid Reaction Asthenic
The more violent the contagious poison, and the weaker the or...
When compensation has been restored, the patient may be allow...
Bromids And Chloral
If there is much restlessness and the circulation is good, th...
Symptoms Of Prolonged Foreign Body Sojourn In The Bronchus
1. The time of inhalation of a foreign body may be unknown ...
Baths For Head
In many cases of indigestion and brain exhaustion head-baths a...
Ankle Twisted Or Crushed
Place the foot as soon as possible in warm water, as hot as ca...
Ulcers Case Xxv
The following case illustrates the superior efficacy of the l...
ADOPTING the phrase of our forefathers, with all its ...
Aortic narrowing or stenosis is a frequent occurrence in the ...
Angina Pectoris Management
While a number of causes of true cardiac pain may be eliminat...
Water On The Chest
Sometimes a large watery swelling appears in one part or anoth...
Technic Of Bronchoscopy
Local anesthesia is usually employed in the adult. The patien...
Category: DIRECT LARYNGOSCOPY
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
The spatular end of the laryngoscope is introduced in
the right side of the patient's mouth, along the right side of the
anterior two-thirds of the tongue. It was the German method to
introduce the laryngoscope over the dorsum of the tongue but in order
to elevate this sometimes powerful muscular organ considerable force
may be required, which exercise of force may be entirely avoided by
crowding the tongue over to the left. When the posterior third stage
of the tongue is reached, the tip of the laryngoscope is directed
toward the midline and the dorsum of the tongue is elevated by a
lifting motion imparted to the laryngoscope. The epiglottis will then
be seen to project into the endoscopic field, as seen in Fig. 54.
[FIG. 54.--End of the first of direct laryngoscopy, recumbent adult
patient. The epiglottis is exposed by a lifting motion of the spatular
tip on the tongue anterior to the epiglottis.]
Next: Second Stage
Previous: Direct Laryngoscopy Adult Patient