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As intimated in the preceding paragraph, the diet during end...
Difficulties Of Direct Laryngoscopy
The larynx can be directly exposed in any patient whose mout...
All too many of my cases are what I privately refer to as oni...
Contraction Of Sinews
This often occurs at the knee, bending the joint so that the p...
Blood Pressure In Children
May Michael, [Footnote: Michael, May: A Study of Blood Pressu...
Ulcers Case Xxiv
The following case must not be regarded as altogether triflin...
Anesthesia For Peroral Endoscopy
A dyspneic patient should never be given a general anesthetic...
Ablutions And Rubbing With Iced Water Or Snow
In a few very obstinate cases, when no rash would appear afte...
The Blood Vessels
Where the Body Does its Real Eating. When once the food has b...
Stokes Adams Treatment
The treatment of true Stokes-Adams disease is unsuccessful. I...
Pulmonary Insufficiency Pulmonary Regurgitation
If this rare condition occurs, it is probably congenital. A ...
As in cholera morbus, keep the patient on his back, still as ...
Lungs Bleeding From
This is usually taken as a most alarming, and even hopeless, s...
See Headache. ...
Lungs Inflammation Of The
This is a common trouble in our climate, and, fortunately, one...
The Use Of Forceps In Endoscopic Foreign Body Extraction
Two different strengths of forceps are supplied, as will be s...
A few of the anatomical details must be kept especially in mi...
Many persons are distressed by some form of eruption or inflam...
_This is preaching rebellion!_ I know it is, and it is wit...
Treatment Of Other Eruptive Fevers
The treatment as prescribed for scarlatina in this pamphlet, ...
Source: Papers On Health
Entirely different treatment from the above is needed
for such a thing as inflammation of the elbow, wrist, shoulder-joint or
Say it is an inflamed elbow that is to be treated. We describe this;
but similar treatment, with very slight variation, such as common sense
will suggest, answers for the other joints.
Have two large plain towels wrung out of cold water, and folded so as
to wrap six ply thick round the elbow. See that the patient is
otherwise warm. Place one of the towels round the joint, and gently
press it (avoiding pain) so as to draw the heat out of every part. When
this is hot substitute the other, and continue with fresh cooling--for
an hour if necessary. The cloth may require to be changed perhaps
thirty times; but the guide to this is furnished by its heating. When
hot, change it. This may be repeated frequently, until the inflammation
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