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This trouble is often only aggravated and made chronic by the ...
Angina Pectoris Management
While a number of causes of true cardiac pain may be eliminat...
Papillomata do not infiltrate; but superficial repullulation...
The Prime Rules Of Fasting
Another truism of natural hygiene is that we dig our own grav...
Rheumatism Acute Inflammatory
First ascertain if the kidneys be morbidly positive--urine sc...
As in cholera morbus, keep the patient on his back, still as ...
This trouble appears in two opposite characters. In the one it...
Renal Calculi Gravel In The Kidneys
Take the A C current, of considerable force. Place N. P. low ...
Rubbing Sheet Substitute For The Half-bath
It cannot be difficult to procure a wash-tub. Should you be s...
Symptoms Of Tracheal And Bronchial Foreign Body
1. Tracheal foreign bodies are usually movable and their mo...
This disease consists in a looseness of the bowels, generally...
Head Sounds In
As the result and accompaniment of deafness these are sometime...
Exercise And Growth
Fatigue as a Danger Signal. The chief use of exercise in ch...
Rules For Insertion Of The Catheter For Insufflation Anesthesia
1. The patient should be fully under the anesthetic by the ...
Hair Coming Off
There are many forms of this disfiguring trouble, both in the ...
See Acidity in Stomach. ...
Lungs Inflammation Of The
This is a common trouble in our climate, and, fortunately, one...
A Rampaging Infection
At the age of 40, John, an old bohemian client of mine, came ...
See Rubbing. ...
This produces such serious deformity, and in many ways so inte...
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
When soft, friable substances, such as a bolus of
meat, become impacted in the upper esophagus, the short mechanical
spoon (Fig. 30) used through the esophageal speculum is of great aid
in their removal. The blade in this instrument, as the name suggests,
is a spoon and is not fenestrated as is the safety-pin closer, which
if used for friable substances would allow them to slip through the
fenestration. A longer form for use through bronchoscopes and
esophagoscopes is shown in Fig. 36.
A laryngeal curette, cautery electrodes, cautery handle, and laryngeal
knife are illustrated in Fig. 34. The cautery is to be used with a
transformer, or a storage battery.
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