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This is a disease of children. Comes on in consequence of a s...
Keep the patient still as possible on his back. Use A D curre...
The Lower Animals
It may, by some, be objected that, if we regard sensation as ...
Is a most valuable aid to health, acting as a physical and men...
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Ulcers Case Xxx
C. Cocking, aged 17, has an ulcer of the size of half-a-crown...
Butter, Margarine And Fats In General
Recently, enormous propaganda has been generated against eati...
Secondary Eliminations Are Disease
However the exact form the chain from irritation or malnutrit...
Roentgenray Study In Foreign Body Cases
Roentgenography.--All cases of chest disease should have the ...
The diet of the sick should he nutricious, but at all times s...
This may with advantage to the health of the skin and body in ...
The Surgical Dissection Of The Axillary And Brachial Regions Displaying The Relative Order Of Their Contained Parts
All surgical regions have only artificial boundaries; and the...
From The Hygienic Dictionary
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Bronchoscopy In Diseases Of The Trachea And Bronchi
The indications for bronchoscopy in disease are becoming inc...
The Surgical Dissection Of The Principal Bloodvessels And Nerves Of The Iliac And Femoral Regions
Through the groin, as through the axilla, the principal blood...
The Unrelenting Boredom Of Fasting
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The pathology of arteriosclerosis is a thickening and diminis...
Mineral Acids And Glacial Acetic
If any neutralising agent, such, e.g., as lime, chalk, soda, o...
There are two more or less distinct stages of this serious tro...
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Source: Papers On Health
There are two opposite causes of unconsciousness. One
is congestion of the brain, the other sheer nerve exhaustion. Either
will produce a prolonged suspension of consciousness very different
from a mere passing faint. In the case of congestion, the head will be
hot and the feet cold. The cure is therefore at once seen to be to cool
the head and foment the feet in a hot blanket up to the knees. This is
the treatment usually to be given to young children. When aged people,
or those much exhausted from any cause, become unconscious from lack of
vitality, there will be rather a general coldness, and no special
heat in the head. We have seen such a case of "coma," which had lasted
for forty-eight hours, come all right in ten minutes, by simply
fomenting the back of the head and neck, and all down the spinal
column. Press a thickly-folded piece of flannel wrung out of hot water
carefully and gently over these parts, and often in a few minutes the
mental power comes back. Care must be taken not to scald the patient.