It was chiefly owing to the medical profession insisting that the fearful loss of life which occurred in the Crimean war through bad management was not a natural sequence of war that aroused the public attention to the necessity of proper precautions. The hospital, if we are not mistaken, is always spoken of as the"Friends' Asylum," or the" Frankford Asylum.""Will not our friend.
It is impossible for me here to enter with any detail into a record of his career, though abundant materials exist in the biographies and numerous criticisms whicli have appeared on his life and writings; but it is requisite for my present theme to allude shortly to the remarkable influence he exercised on surgical science. The limb was then put upon a posterior splint which was a double inclined plane, and the steel-jioint of Malgaigne's spike placed about an inch above the lower end of the upper fragment through an incision nnidc in the skin by a bistoury, the strap adjusted I)eueatli the splint and the screw ai)iilied on each side within the yoke holding the spike. For these reasons, I do not think that a large establishment is at all desirable; what would be more serviceable would be a runiber of small homes managed on the plan of our cottage hospitals, and scattered over the metropolis.
The gauze although left in in some instances as long as ten days has never come out anything but perfectly I have made a tabulated statement of twenty-seven cases of chronic endometritis that were treated by curetting and gauze drainage; being all the cases, exclusive of Alexander-Adams operation, so treated by me in the six months from February to September of inclusive. Uterus sometimes is retroflected, and at another time in normal position, before given no trouble, frequently subsides under horizontal posture According as these conditions have presented themselves, in respect of number and intensity, to the various observers, so have their opinions inclined in one direction or another. In India he was surgeon other code important positions. The extent of this spot is proportionate to the completeness of the hemeralopia, and at the commencement of the disease only a few pearly points are visible. That all buildings hereafter constructed to be occupied as almshouses, asylums for the insane, jails, and orphans' homes shall be built of brick, iron, or stone, with partitions of fire-proof or slow-burning material, the plans and specifications to be first approved by the State Board of Health, or such other authority as the legislature may Third.
The cases produced by traumatism reviews develop most rapidly, within a few days or two or three weeks after the injury. If this fact were not sometimes forgotten, the nature of the disease, the prognosis, and the appearances which may be expected to be found after death, would never be discussed without reserve at the bedside of a patient; the chances of recovery or death in the cases under observation, the incidents of the dead house, ard other topics of a like character, would not enter into conversations held in the wards.
Many facts like the foregoing, obtained by observation of physiological phenomena, all strongly confirmed the possibilities of that portiou of the germ theory of ilisease which concerns the infiuence in the human body of bacterial fermentation, and its accompanying production of toxines and anti-toxines. Bologna led in the twelfth century, and afterwards those of Italy, France, Spain, Great Britain, and Germany followed, for the most part, in rapid succession. There seems also to be destriielionof the red cells, as the leucocytes ari' found to contain pigment (is). In the movement for expiration, beneath the parts pressed there was no means of resistance or counterpressure supplied. In all of the cases the menstrual function, excepting of course during previous pregnancies, had been regular; and iu all the cases there was an interruption of this function accompanying the troubles now under Six patients thouglit themselves to be pregnant, and three of the six experienced the usual discomforts of Two of the patients were undjr treatment for pelvic trouble before suffering any severe pain; but"in all there occurred, sooner or later, a sudden seizure of terrific pain.
The severe persistent headache, with fits and double optic neuritis, associated with discharge from the ears aud deafness of lono; standino;, suo-gested the diagnosis of some intracranial mischief, either chronic meningitis or abscess in connection with disease of the middle ear; but the bypertropliy of the heart, the thickened arteries, and the characters of the urine, with the peculiar condition of the retina and disc, made it at least quite coupon as lilcely that granular kidney was the cause of the disease. It had been objected that by the intensive alkaline treatment there was danger of"annihilating the gastric juice." This he believes to be a mistake. On admission, the vagina was completely inverted, the mucous membrane dry and resembling skin.
The mother said that six weeks after having had the measles he went to bed as usual. The exploration was made with the greatest care, and the peritoneal cavity was not opened.
Galvanisation has been used with brilliant success for the treatment of two cases of true nervous asthma by Dr. In the next stage internal struel ure of the lilaslomeres again m.iy have a eonlrolling Siime reason as before, and company those which are the less cumbered with deutoplasm will divide the more rapidly. From the tiiins may be developed (location).
On the following day no less than six cases of typhus were found, and on Tuesday it was reported that fiftythree had been discovered, all persons who had been inmates of down-town lodging-houses. The injection must not be wasted in the vagina, bit pais directly into the uterus; and, on this account, the syringe must be armed with a pipe made for the purpose and of sufficient perfect qidet, and, where the pulse is full, venesection, are the chief remedies to be employed in abortions, or threatenings of abortion, accompanied with profuse hemorrhage; and where these do Bot succeed, and especially after the sixth month, immediate delireiy should be resorted to.
Legitimate - pain varies, frequently not lieiiig marked, but sometimrs.srvere, often worse at niglit.