Medical ArticlesThe Rational Care Of Self
A WOMAN who had had some weeks of especially difficul...
Symptoms Of Gastric Foreign Body
Foreign body in the stomach ordinarily produces no symptoms. ...
Hepatitis Inflammation Of Liver
Use the B D current, with what force the patient can bear. Pl...
It is well to remember that over-feeding is a relative term. T...
Use the A D current, moderate force. Give general tonic treat...
Renal Calculi Gravel In The Kidneys
Take the A C current, of considerable force. Place N. P. low ...
During rheumatism the peripheral blood vessels are generally ...
Length Of Pack Perspiration
To make quite sure of the reaction, the single sheet may be t...
If the circulation of air is necessary in any other form of ...
Treatment Of Endocarditis
As mild endocarditis rarely occurs primarily but is almost al...
Pulmonary Stenosis Pulmonary Obstruction
If stenosis is actually present in this location, the lesion ...
See Baths for Head. ...
Contraindications To Esophagoscopy
In the presence of aneurysm, advanced organic disease, exten...
As mentioned above the anterior commissure laryngoscope and ...
The Sitz-bath May Be Taken In A Small Wash-tub If There Is No
proper sitz-bath-tub at hand. It should be large enough to allo...
A low systolic pressure and a low diastolic pressure may no...
This is often an adjunct of old age, and sometimes occurs in t...
If the foreign body completely obstructs a main bronchus, pr...
Limbs Disjointed Or Sprained
In the case of an overstretch, or sprain, which has resulted i...
Amenorrhea Suppressed Menstruation
Treat as for chlorosis. But if the case be recent--the effect...
The Throat Should Be Covered With A Wet Compress I E A Piece Of
Category: TREATMENT OF SCARLET-FEVER.
Source: Hydriatic Treatment Of Scarlet Fever In Its Different Forms
linen four to eightfold, according to its original thickness, dipped in
cold water (60 deg.-50 deg.), well wrung out and changed as often as it grows
hot. It should be well covered to exclude the air. This compress should
be large enough to cover the whole of the throat and part of the chest;
it should closely fit to the jaw, and reach as far up as the ear to
protect the submaxillary and parotid glands located there.
When the period of eruption is over, there is commonly less fever,
and the packs and baths may be diminished.
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