The Logic of Figures, Or Comparative Results of Homoeopathic and Other Treatments

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Thomas Lindsley Bradford
Boericke & Tafel, 1900 - Electronic books - 212 pages

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Page 190 - A SIMPLE child That lightly draws its breath, And feels its life in every limb, What should it know of death ? I met a little cottage girl : She was eight years old she said ; Her hair was thick with many a curl That clustered round her head. She had a rustic, woodland air, And she was wildly clad ; Her eyes were fair, and very fair ; Her beauty made me glad. " Sisters and brothers, little maid ! How many...
Page 120 - So much one man can do That does both act and know. They can affirm his praises best, And have, though overcome, confest How good he is, how just, And fit for highest trust.
Page 176 - Fiery? the fiery duke? — Tell the hot duke, that— No, but not yet; — may be, he is not well. Infirmity doth still neglect all office, Whereto our health is bound ; we are not ourselves, When nature, being oppressed, commands th"e mind To suffer with the body.
Page 65 - Homoeopathy within its walls. Thereupon, over their own signatures, the Board declared that " since the accession of Dr. Gastier the number of deaths, in proportion to the number of cases, has been much less than ever before; that the cost of medicine has been almost nil, and that the service has been sensibly relieved by simplicity and regularity.
Page 145 - That there may therefore be no misapprehension about the cases I saw in your hospital, I will add, that all I saw were true cases of cholera, in the various stages of the disease ; and that I saw several cases which did well under your treatment, which I have no hesitation in saying would have sunk under any other.
Page 121 - Austria, its Literary, Scientific, and Medical Institutions," he has these words — " Upon comparing the report made of the treatment of cholera in the Homoeopathic Hospital at Vienna with that of the other Hospitals at the same time, it appeared that while two-thirds of those treated Homceopathically were cured, -two-thirds of those treated at the other Hospitals died.
Page 184 - As meadows, yet not dry, With miry slime left on them by a flood Titus Andron. iii. i. MEAGRE. —As hollow as a ghost, As dim and meagre as an ague's fit King John, iii. 4. Meagre were his looks, Sharp misery had worn him to the bones .... Romeo and Juliet, vi MEAL.
Page 200 - I. This table shows the number of patients discharged, recovered, from the various State hospitals of the State of New York during the year ending September 30, 1892, and comparative percentage of recoveries. Middletown (Homoeopathic), 125 Buffalo (Old School), 108 Utica, " 87 Hudson River (Old School), 85 St. Lawrence, " . . 77 Willard,
Page 145 - You are aware that I went to your hospital prepossessed against the homoeopathic system ; that you had in me, in your camp, an enemy rather than a friend, and that I must therefore have seen some cogent reason...
Page 34 - Taking another and later comparison we find that, in round numbers: While the average number of convicts during the last two years was greater than ever before in the history of the prison. I have omitted the year 1872, because my attendance began in the middle of the year and I wish to compare only full years. Thus it will be clearly seen that Homoeopathy is far in advance of the ordinary method of saving life, in abbreviating suffering or in diminishing expense.

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