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In spite of the fact that a large number of men today do not ...
In the original edition, good treacle was recommended as a lax...
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acts very beneficially when applied to the surface where ther...
Potatoes boiled and beaten up with buttermilk, spread out in t...
Acute Mild Endocarditis
This inflammation of the endocardium is generally confined to...
Early Symptoms Of Irritating Foreign Body Such As A Peanut Kernel In The Bronchus
1. Initial laryngeal spasm is almost invariably present wit...
Examination Of The Trachea And Bronchi
All bronchial orifices must be identified seriatim; because ...
The venous pressure, after a long neglect, is now again being...
Eyes Accidents To
Three distinct classes of these are to be considered. They req...
Foreign bodies in the pleural cavity should be immediately re...
Bronchoscopic Oxygen Insufflation
Bronchoscopic oxygen insufflation is a life-saving measure eq...
Much, if not all, of the success in any case of treatment depe...
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Apthae - Thrush
This is a disease peculiar to nursing children. The mouth bec...
Diets To Heal The Critically Ill
A critically ill person is someone who could expire at any mo...
Use the A D current, strong force. Place the N. P., long cord...
Hair Coming Off
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Treatment Of Affections Of The Nervous Centres
Category: TREATMENT OF SCARLET-FEVER.
Source: Hydriatic Treatment Of Scarlet Fever In Its Different Forms
In affections of the nervous centres, the _brain_, the _cerebellum_, and
the _spine_ (see 17-19), the danger which threatens the patient's life
is principally averted by the sitz-bath. The nervous system needs
support, and the circulation must be regulated. In every case where the
packs do not relieve the symptoms in the head and spine, the sitz-bath
is probably the only remedy to remove the danger. It should be about
70 deg., and the patient should stay in it till relieved, which will
probably be in half an hour or there about. After the sitz-bath, if the
patient feel quite easy and inclined to sleep, he may be put to bed; if
he continues restless and still complains of pain, he should be put in a
wet pack of about 65 deg.. There he should stay till he complains of more
pain, when he should take his bath and repeat the sitz-bath. Thus he
should alternate till he becomes entirely relieved.
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