The esophagoscope, like the bronchoscope, is a hollow brass ...
Chloride Of Lime
About the same opinion may be given on _Chloride of Lime_. As...
The wet compress on the throat in torpid cases should not be ...
Disorders Of Muscles And Bones
The Muscles and Bones Have Few Diseases. Considering how comp...
Hepatization Of Lungs
Take A D current, pretty strong force. Treat in front, over t...
Nose Bleed - Epistaxis
If it arises from fullness of the vessels of the head, with t...
If the operator has no refractive error he will need two pai...
The Lower Animals
It may, by some, be objected that, if we regard sensation as ...
Where this arises from a more or less putrid wound, what is ai...
Unsuccessful Bronchoscopy For Foreign Bodies
The limitations of bronchoscopic removal of foreign bodies ar...
See Bran Poultice. ...
Colic Of Whatever Kind
Use A D current, pretty strong force. In severe cases, introd...
Take B D current, moderate force. Treat exactly as in spermat...
Malignant Endocarditis Ulcerative Endocarditis
Since we have learned that bacteria are probably at the botto...
If the foreign body completely obstructs a main bronchus, pr...
Training For Motion
"IN every new movement, in every unknown attitude nee...
While the myocardium is the most important muscle structure...
1 Is Water Applicable In All Typhoid Cases?
The question has been raised, whether in typhoid cases, and i...
Independent aspirating tubes involve delay in their use as c...
All too many of my cases are what I privately refer to as oni...
Scarlatina Simplex Or Simple Scarlet-fever
Category: DESCRIPTION OF SCARLET-FEVER.
Source: Hydriatic Treatment Of Scarlet Fever In Its Different Forms
In the _mildest form_ of the disease, called _scarlatina simplex_, or
_simple scarlet-fever_, there is no inflammation of the throat, the
fever is moderate, and the patient suffers very little. Unfortunately
this form is so rare, that many experienced physicians never saw a case.
Probably, it was a case belonging to this class, which was mentioned a
number of years ago by one of the writers on Priessnitz's practice, when
a lady with scarlet-fever joined a dancing party at Graefenberg, a case
for reporting which the author has been ridiculed by the opponents of
the Water-Cure, but which by no means belongs to impossibilities; for
scarlatina simplex having been declared by eminent physicians (not of
Priessnitz's school) to be "scarcely a disease," becoming fatal only
through the officiousness of the doctor, and other physicians of note
recommending cold rooms and open air through the whole course of the
disease, or at least towards the latter part of it; I do not see
why a patient under water-treatment should not be safer in producing
perspiration by dancing than in sitting in a cold room or in walking in
the open street. The fact, of course, is unusual, and I do not exactly
recommend its practice, but it is not at all impossible, and ridiculing
the reporter of it shows either ignorance of the disease or a bad will
towards the new curative system, to which those are most opposed who
know the least of it.
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