Wood's Medical and Surgical Monographs: Consisting of Original Treatises and of Complete Reproductions, in English, of Books and Monographs Selected from the Latest Literature of Foreign Countries with All Illustrations, Etc

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William Wood, 1889 - Medicine

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Page 726 - By nine o'clock in the morning, in autumn, as we were going away, we observed some motion about the body, and upon examination found his pulse and the motion of his heart gradually returning ; he began to breathe gently, and speak softly.
Page 726 - Skrine perceive the least soil of breath on the bright mirror he held to his mouth. Then each of us, by turns, examined his arm, heart, and breath, but could not, by the nicest scrutiny, discover the least symptom of life in him.
Page 726 - Skrine held a clean looking-glass to his mouth. I found his pulse sink gradually, till at last I could not feel any by the most exact and nice touch. Dr Baynard could not feel the least motion in...
Page 305 - Vor den Wissenden sich stellen, Sicher ist's in allen Fällen! Wenn du lange dich gequälet, Weiß er gleich, wo dir es fehlet; Auch auf Beifall darfst du hoffen; Denn er weiß, wo du's getroffen.
Page 726 - We all three felt his pulse first ; it was distinct, though small and thready ; and his heart had its usual beating. He composed himself on his back, and lay in a still posture some time ; while I held his right hand, Dr.
Page 284 - The Treatment of Syphilis at the Present Time. By Dr. Maximilian Von Zeissl. The Treatment of Inebriety in the Higher and Educated Classes.
Page 737 - ... to think of nothing at all " — and to fix his eyes and attention on some special object; almost anything will do, from the operator's face or hand to a mark on the ceiling or the pattern of the carpet.
Page 176 - I may be allowed to summarize the whole in the following conclusions: 1. The pain associated with every form of inflammation of the bone or of its periostea! covering is due to tension, and the severity of the pain is a fair measure of its intensity.
Page 750 - ... from the nose, by suggesting that it should take place, in a young soldier of epileptic and hysterical constitution; they even fixed the hour when it should come on. On this same subject Dr. Mabille, of the lunatic asylum at Lafond, produced instantaneously, by suggestion, hemorrhage from different parts of the body, exactly similar in character to the stigmata of some mediaeval saints.
Page 27 - Think nought a trifle, though it small appear ; Small sands the mountain, moments make the year, And trifles life.

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