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Medical ArticlesFever At Night
Frequently, in illness, a fever sets in as night approaches, a...
Aortic Insufficiency Aortic Regurgitation
This lesion, though not so common as the mitral lesion, is of...
This frequent and distressing trouble is to be traced to a sta...
On The Adherent Eschar
It appears scarcely necessary to describe the immediate and w...
To Prevent Small-pox
Use _Macrotin_ 1st night and morning, and if nursing or expos...
This is a disease of children. Comes on in consequence of a s...
Passing the cricopharyngeus is the most difficult part of es...
Enlargement Of Liver
Take A D current, with medium force. Place N. P., some three ...
The surface of the body should be kept clean, as far as possi...
Croup More Serious Form
This is caused by an accumulation of material in the windpipe,...
Ulcerative lesions in the larynx during typhoid fever are al...
This term is applied so loosely and so indiscriminately to al...
Sleep And Rest
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The venous pressure, after a long neglect, is now again being...
Where There Is A Will There Is A Way!
I have been frequently compelled to resort to these milder ap...
Children In Fever
Fevered children, whether in any actual fever, as scarlet, typ...
Other Sequels Dropsy &c
Beside the ulceration of glands and deafness, some of the seq...
Although either the positive or the negative pole, applied to...
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Bronchoscopy In Diseases Of The Trachea And Bronchi
The indications for bronchoscopy in disease are becoming inc...
Want Of Water
Category: TREATMENT OF OTHER FEVERS
Source: Hydriatic Treatment Of Scarlet Fever In Its Different Forms
One of the obstacles is the _want of a sufficient quantity of water_ in
some houses, and the difficulty of procuring it.
This obstacle is easily removed.
If you cannot procure water enough for a half-bath--for there cannot be
a difficulty in procuring a pailful for wetting the sheet--give your
patient a _dripping sheet_ instead, which, in most cases, will do as
well; or, should there be a want of a wash-tub to give it in, a _rubbing
sheet_ may supply the bath.
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