The delusion that health can be restored by swallowing drugs i...
Pain Severe In Limbs
This is often not due to any trouble in the joint itself, but ...
5. Cardiac Emergency Drugs.--Besides some of the drugs alread...
For all such wounds, the best method is frequent cleansing wit...
Diets To Heal The Critically Ill
A critically ill person is someone who could expire at any mo...
Direct Laryngoscopy In Children
The epiglottis in children is usually strongly curled, often...
Choice Of Time To Do Bronchoscopy For Foreign Body
The difficulties of removal usually increase from the time of...
See Consumption. ...
Amenorrhea Suppressed Menstruation
Treat as for chlorosis. But if the case be recent--the effect...
If this grain is well grown and thoroughly well cooked, it wil...
Punctures Case Xi
Mrs. G. was bitten by a little dog on forefinger about a fort...
Polarization Of The Circuit
I have said, in effect, a little above, that, while the curre...
See Whooping Cough. ...
Food In Health
As will be seen from many of these articles, the question of d...
I have little to say with regard to _diet_, at least to physi...
Deviation Of The Esophagus
Deviation of the esophagus may be marked in the presence of a...
Water-treatment As Used By Currie Reuss Hesse Schoenlein &c
Beside the above modes of treatment _cold_ and _tepid Water_ ...
Mechanical Problems Of Esophagoscopic Removal Of Foreign Bodies
The bronchoscopic problems considered in the previous chapter...
These are often a really serious trouble, especially to women,...
Fruits And Vegetables
The Special Uses of Fruits and Vegetables. We come now to t...
Gangrene Of The Lung
Category: BRONCHOSCOPY IN DISEASES OF THE TRACHEA AND BRONCHI
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
Pulmonary gangrene has been followed by
recovery after the endobronchial injection of oily solutions of
gomenol and guaiacol (Guisez). The injections are readily made through
the laryngoscope without the insertion of a bronchoscope. A silk woven
catheter may be used with an ordinary glass syringe or a long-nozzled
laryngeal syringe, or a bronchoscopic syringe may be used.
Lung-mapping by a roentgenogram taken promptly after the
bronchoscopic insufflation of bismuth subnitrate powder or the
injection of a suspension of bismuth in liquid petrolatum is advisable
in most cases of pulmonary abscess before beginning any kind of
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