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Medical ArticlesBronchoscopy In Diseases Of The Trachea And Bronchi
The indications for bronchoscopy in disease are becoming inc...
This disease is caused by inflammation of the mucous membrane...
On The Adherent Eschar
It appears scarcely necessary to describe the immediate and w...
_Tis a gift to be simple Tis a gift to be free, Tis a gift ...
Indications.--Tracheotomy is indicated in dyspnea of laryngot...
Why We Cook our Food. While some of all classes of food may...
The spatular end of the laryngoscope should now be tipped ba...
The flat rubber bags of various shapes, to be had from all rub...
The esophagoscope, like the bronchoscope, is a hollow brass ...
I have worked with many young women with breast cancer; so ma...
Endoscopy In Malignant Disease Of The Larynx
The general surgical rule applying to individuals past middle...
Positive And Negative Effort
DID you ever have the grip? If you ever have you may ...
Alkalis (eg Ammonia Soda Or Potash)
Give dilute vinegar, followed by white of egg. ...
Division Of The Process Of The Disease Into Periods
Its course is commonly divided into four distinct periods, vi...
Hurry, Worry, And Irritability
PROBABLY most people have had the experience of hurry...
Foreign bodies rarely lodge in an upper-lobe bronchus, yet w...
WILLIAM LILLY, a famous English astrologer of yeoman ancestry...
The simplest, best, and safest source of current is a double...
The disease known by this name in Canada breaks out in the han...
Habit And Nervous Strain
PEOPLE form habits which cause nervous strain. When t...
Source: Disturbances Of The Heart
The question of the advisability of strychnin is a constant subject
for discussion. Strychnin is overused in the cases of most patients
who are seriously ill. In a patient in whom we are trying to cause
nervous and muscular rest, strychnin is certainly contraindicated.
On the other hand, if the heart is acting sluggishly, the peripheral
circulation is imperfect, and atropin is not acting well, it is
advisable to give strychnin in a dose not too large and not too
frequently repeated. Strychnin should be avoided, if possible, in
the evening in order that the patient may sleep. Whether it should
be given by the mouth or hypodermically would depend entirely on the
seriousness of the condition. Once in six hours is generally often
enough for strychnin to be administered unless the dose is very