See Constipation. ...
If the disease be general in the system, moving from place to...
Of Punctures Etc
In cases of recent punctured wounds the orifice and surroundi...
The development of permanent injury to one or more valves o...
Anomalies Of The Tracheobronchial Tree
Tracheobronchial anomalies are relatively rare. Congenital e...
Freshness Of Fruits And Vegetables
Most people do not realize the crucial importance of freshnes...
Fever Scarlet Or Scarlatina
As a first precaution, when an epidemic of this exists, childr...
The first sign of such an illness is a brief and slight attack...
Site Of Lodgment
The majority of foreign bodies in the air passages occur in ...
The dilatation of cicatricial stenosis of the esophagus can ...
Limbs Disjointed Or Sprained
In the case of an overstretch, or sprain, which has resulted i...
The Fulcrum Of The Bronchoscopic Lever Is At The Upper Thoracic Aperture
Disregard of this rule will cause subglottic edema and will ...
Stenosis of one or more bronchi results at times from cicatr...
As in cholera morbus, keep the patient on his back, still as ...
Endocarditis A Secondary Affection
Mild endocarditis is rarely a primary affection, and is almos...
It is true that ethical medical doctors use the least-risky ...
This symptom or affection, (if it can be classed as a disease...
Angioneurotic edema manifests itself by a pale or red swolle...
Pulmonary Phthisis Consumption
After tubercles have been formed extensively in the lungs, an...
Breathing In Going Uphill
See Breath, and Nerve. British Cholera is to a certain ext...
Source: Papers On Health
The flat rubber bags of various shapes, to be had from
all rubber shops, make excellent substitutes for poultice or
fomentation; but care must be taken to have two or more ply of moist
flannel between the bag and the skin of the patient. This ensures a
supply of moist heat, which is in almost every case the best.
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