Edinburgh Medical Journal, Volume 10, Part 1

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Oliver and Boyd, 1865 - Medicine
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Page 299 - To lead sweet lives in purest chastity. To love one maiden only, cleave to her. And worship her by years of noble deeds Until they won her; for indeed I knew Of no more subtle master under heaven Than is the maiden passion for a maid, Not only to keep down the base in man, But teach high thought, and amiable words, And courtliness, and the desire of fame, And love of truth, and all that makes a man.
Page 359 - ... any other imperfection or disability that can interfere with the most efficient discharge of the duties of a medical officer in any climate.
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Page 439 - Watson refers to the production of amaurosifl without visible change in the eye, in consequence, apparently, of irritation of the dental nerves, the blindness ceasing after the extraction of some teeth which had grown irregularly. He quotes, from Mr. Lawrence, an interesting case, in which the extraction of a carious tooth, with a splinter of wood projecting from one of its fangs, procured the restoration of the sight of the eye of the same side, which had been entirely lost for thirteen months....
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Page 357 - ... petition must be presented at a meeting of the college, after the fees shall have been lodged in the treasurer's hands ; and if a graduate of any university of Great Britain or Ireland, the motion for his admission may be determined by ballot at the first quarterly meeting of the college hereafter — a majority of threefourths being necessary to carry it in the affirmative. Graduates of foreign universities must previously submit to an examination before the examiners of the college, which shall...

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