Autodrownage is the name given by the author to the drowning...
Anomalies Of The Esophagus
Congenital esophagotracheal fistulae are the most frequent of...
This is a very common trouble, especially in the young. To res...
Simple remedies such as we advocate are found of immense servi...
Where persistent weariness is felt, and the least exertion bri...
Mechanical Effect Of Each Pole
The mechanical effect of the forward end of the current, or t...
Thumb Bruised And Broken
Frequently a tradesman will strike the thumb or finger a serio...
To Prevent Typhoid Fever
When exposed, as in nursing the sick, take _Baptisia_ 2d, and...
A low systolic pressure and a low diastolic pressure may no...
Rub the hands and arms well twice a day with CAYENNE LOTION (s...
SYMPATHY, in its best sense, is the ability to take another's...
The Expletive Method Blood-letting
has been advocated by some of the best authorities, and there...
It is well to remember that over-feeding is a relative term. T...
These are often a really serious trouble, especially to women,...
During And After Desquamation The Treatment Should Be Continued As
indicated in milder cases, except the throat continue troubleso...
Muscular Action Weak
The heart is the most important of all muscles. Sometimes the ...
The diet of the sick should he nutricious, but at all times s...
The Trying Member Of The Family
"TOMMY, don't do that. You know it annoys your grandf...
Entering The Bronchi
The lip of the bronchoscope should be turned in the directio...
Care Of The Nails
Importance of Clean Nails. On account of their constant use, ...
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
A, Gastroscopic view of a gastrojejunostomy opening drawn patulous by
the tube mouth. (Gastrojejunostomy done by Dr. George L. Hays.) B,
Carcinoma of the lesser curvature. (Patient afterward surgically
explored and diagnosis verified by Dr. John J. Buchanan.) C, Healed
perforated ulcer. (Patient referred by Dr. John W. Boyce.)
Drawn from a case of postdiphtheric subglottic stenosis cured by the
author's method of direct galvanocauterization of the hypertrophies.
A, Immediately after removal of the intubation tube; hypertrophies
like turbinals are seen projecting into the subglottic lumen. B, Five
minutes later; the masses have now closed the lumen almost completely.
The patient became so cyanotic that a bronchoscope was at once
introduced to prevent asphyxia. C, The left mass has been cauterized
by a vertical application of the incandescent knife. D, Completely and
permanently cured after repeated cauterizations. Direct view;
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