|A hundred years or more after the time of Alfred the Great there was a king of England named Ca-nute. King Canute was a Dane; but the Danes were not so fierce and cruel then as they had been when they were at war with King Alfred. The grea... Read more of KING CANUTE ON THE SEASHORE at Stories Poetry.com|| Informational|
Where the juices and organs of the body are thoroughly healthy,...
Fatigue, excessive heat, fright, loss of blood, hunger, etc., ...
Ancient Medical Prescriptions
From early times it was a universal custom to place at the ...
To wisely alter and arrange the treatment in any case is of th...
Direct Laryngoscopy Adult Patient
Before starting, every detail in regard to instrumental equi...
For an ordinary convulsive attack in the case of a child, hold...
Throat Sore (clergyman's)
Those who are in the habit of using their voice much should be...
Care Of Instruments
The endoscopist must either personally care for his instrume...
Soaping The Head
See Head, Soaping. ...
No hook greater than a right angle should be used through en...
It is not always easy to say definitely whether a bone is brok...
The Inward And The Outward Current
I have already said that when the conducting-cords are of equ...
See Pain. ...
According to my experience, though this disease may not be en...
(See also Digestion; Assimilation.) This subject leads natural...
The spinal cord is continuous with the back part of the brain....
The Heart In Pneumonia
As pneumonia heads the list of the causes of death in this co...
On The Treatment By Eschar And Poultice
In many cases in which it is impossible to adopt either the m...
will often cure malignant ulcers both of the breast and uteru...
Enemas Cold Water
Prejudice often exists against cold treatment of any kind, but...
Length Of Pack
Category: TREATMENT OF SCARLET-FEVER.
Source: Hydriatic Treatment Of Scarlet Fever In Its Different Forms
Usually it is time for the patient to come out from his pack, when the
pulse becomes fuller and stronger, the face begins to flush and the head
to be affected. Frequently he sleeps till awakened by the increasing
heat. A drink of cold water will quiet him for a while, which may be
administered by means of a glass tube (julep-tube), in order not to
disarrange the pack by lifting him up. As long as the head is not
affected, there is no danger of his staying too long. The longer he can
stay, the surer the eruption will appear.
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