Elements of general radio-therapy for practitioners

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Rebman, 1904 - Radiotherapy - 597 pages
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Page 162 - There is no hard and fast line to be drawn between the biological effects of statical, faradic, and high-frequency electricity. Any differences which may exist depend simply upon the strength of current employed in any particular instance. The effects are mechanical, electrolytic, and thermic; the
Page 71 - PROCESS, illustrating the Common Diseases of the Skin and Venereal Affections which the General Practitioner has frequent opportunities of observing in his daily practice. Each plate is accompanied by a page or more of explanatory text containing practical points in treatment. The work, complete in
Page 207 - so that no hard and fast rule can be laid down as to the degree of
Page 379 - is reflected from the mirror is called the angle of reflection. The angle of reflection of light is equal to the angle of incidence.
Page 85 - of an alternating current. The condensers were charged in this case through an induction apparatus. Morton's high-tension oscillating currents have been used by Leduc
Page 56 - In all cases of electro-magnetic induction the induced currents have such a direction that their
Page 445 - found in one case that respiration was 19 to the minute in yellow light, 17 in green, and only 15 in red. Under the influence of red light the pulse becomes fuller and slower; in darkness it falls so greatly that the sphygmograph ceases to show oscillation.
Page 443 - light; (3) yellow and violet light induce the maximum of energy in all the vital processes, more complete metamorphosis prevailing under the influence of violet light; (4) darkness causes a diminution in the exchange of nitrogen in the body and,
Page 379 - the centre of the sphere of which the mirror forms a part,
Page 85 - in similar affections, and, of course, with results similar to those produced by other forms of high-frequency apparatus.

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