If an attack comes on from sudden cold, take _Aconite_ and _I...
Weight Loss By Fasting
Loss of weight indicates, almost guarantees, that detoxificat...
The swallowing function can be studied only with the fluoros...
Foreign bodies in the pleural cavity should be immediately re...
Punctures Case Vi
A little boy, aged 12, received a stab by a penknife a few da...
The prognosis is very uncertain. This infirmity is often cure...
The fundamental principles of peroral endoscopy are best tau...
See Bowels, Locking of, above. ...
Blood Pressure In Children
May Michael, [Footnote: Michael, May: A Study of Blood Pressu...
How Women Can Keep From Being Nervous
MANY people suffer unnecessarily from "nerves" just...
The Surgical Dissection Of The Bend Of The Elbow And The Forearm Showing The Relative Position Of The Arteries Veins And Nerves
The farther the surgical region happens to be removed from th...
Use Of The Long Cord
It is often desirable to bring the entire parts of the patien...
WILLIAM LILLY, a famous English astrologer of yeoman ancestry...
The Ammonium Carbonicum
recommended by Peart, has been considered by many as a specif...
Diet Is Not Enough
Those isolated, long-lived peoples discovered by Weston A. Pr...
Morning Sickness Of Pregnant Females
The most efficient and certain remedy for this symptom is _Ma...
Colds Consumption And Pneumonia
Disease Germs. In all foul air there are scores of different ...
Sudden attacks of this, though in a mild form, are very troubl...
Early Symptoms Of Irritating Foreign Body Such As A Peanut Kernel In The Bronchus
1. Initial laryngeal spasm is almost invariably present wit...
The Trying Member Of The Family
"TOMMY, don't do that. You know it annoys your grandf...
List Of Instruments
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
The following list has been compiled as a
convenient basis for equipment, to which such special instruments as
may be needed for special cases can be added from time to time. The
instruments listed are of the author's design.
1 adult's laryngoscope.
1 child's laryngoscope.
1 infant's diagnostic laryngoscope.
1 anterior commissure laryngoscope.
1 bronchoscope, 4 mm. X 30 cm.
1 bronchoscope, 5 mm. X 30 cm.
1 bronchoscope, 7 mm. X 40 cm.
1 bronchoscope, 9 mm. X 40 cm.
1 esophagoscope, 7 mm. X 45 cm.
1 esophagoscope, 10 mm. X 53 cm.
1 esophagoscope, full lumen, 7 mm. X 45 cm.
1 esophagoscope, full lumen, 9 mm. X 45 cm.
1 esophageal speculum, adult.
1 esophageal speculum, child.
1 forward-grasping forceps, delicate, 40 cm.
1 forward-grasping forceps, regular, 50 cm.
1 forward-grasping forceps, regular, 60 cm.
1 side-grasping forceps, delicate, 40 cm.
1 side-grasping forceps, regular, 50 cm.
1 side-grasping forceps, regular, 60 cm.
1 rotation forceps, delicate, 40 cm.
1 rotation forceps, regular, 50 cm.
1 rotation forceps, regular, 60 cm.
1 laryngeal alligator forceps.
1 laryngeal papilloma forceps.
10 esophageal bougies, Nos. 8 to 17 French (larger sizes to No. 36
may be added).
1 special measuring rule.
6 light sponge carriers.
1 aspirator with double tube for minus and plus pressure.
2 endoscopic aspirating tubes 30 and 50 cm.
1 half curved hook, 60 cm.
1 triple circuit bronchoscopy battery.
6 rubber covered conducting cords for battery.
1 box bronchoscopic sponges, size 4.
1 box bronchoscopic sponges, size 5.
1 box bronchoscopic sponges, size 7.
1 box bronchoscopic sponges, size 10.
1 bite block, 1 adult.
1 bite block, child.
2 dozen extra lamps for lighted instruments.
1 extra light carrier for each instrument.*
4 yards of pipe-cleaning, worsted-covered wire.
[* Messrs. George P. Pilling and Sons who are now making these
instruments supply an extra light carrier and 2 extra lamps with each
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