The Eclectic Medical Journal, Volume 12 (Google eBook)

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Wm. Phillips and Company, 1853 - Medicine, Eclectic
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Page 561 - THE MEDICAL FORMULARY: being a Collection of Prescriptions, derived from the writings and practice of many of the most eminent physicians of America and Europe. Together with the usual Dietetic Preparations and Antidotes for Poisons. To which is added an Appendix, on the Endermic u-se of Medicines, and on the use of Ether and Chloroform.
Page 380 - If thou thinkest that thou art in this respect better than I am, thou art welcome. I praise God that I seek not that which I require not. Thou art learned in the things I care not for; and as for that which thou hast seen, I defile it. Will much knowledge create thee a double belly, or wilt thou seek Paradise with thine eyes?
Page 264 - Examiner in Physiology and Comparative Anatomy in the University of London. PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY; with their chief applications to Psychology, Pathology, Therapeutics, Hygiene, and Forensic Medicine.
Page 562 - Pharmacopoeia, arranged in Classes according to their Action, with their Composition and Doses. By a Practising Physician.
Page 475 - Hints to Mothers for the Management of their Health during Pregnancy and in the Lying In Room.
Page 552 - As regards the influence of overcrowding in the development of low fever, I may appeal to the experience of every medical practitioner whose duties call him much among the poor. It matters not whether we speak of the closely-packed common lodging-house, of rows of houses built back to back, of the small, unventilated, and often single sleeping apartment of the mechanic, or of the ill-built cottages in rural districts, with their one bedroom, overhanging thatch, and small lattice ; wherever, either...
Page 35 - I entreat you, therefore, not to attempt it, but to go away, and thus restore tranquillity to the city. In justice, however, to your rare and divine talents, I shall give you an attestation, in due form, under our seal, that you can revive the dead, and that it was our own fault we were not eye-witnesses of your power.
Page 394 - Oberhaeuser," and a certain amount of skill in handling it, which they find abundant leisure to improve in the early times of their practice. There are now many good instruments among us in the hands of those who know how to use them, and several of the highest excellence.
Page 555 - That the great majority of medicines are capable of solution in the gastric or intestinal secretions, and pass without material change, by a process of absorption, through the coats of the stomach and intestines, to enter the capillaries of the portal system of veins.
Page 562 - ... made a member of the Legion of Honor, while in Belgium he received the order of Leopold and was made a Knight Commander of the Liberator, besides receiving other titles, both governmental and scientific. In America Doctor Sajous has been president and vice-president of many societies and is a fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, and of the American Philosophical Society.

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