Transactions of the First-fifty-ninth Annual Meeting ...

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1860 - Medicine
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Page 239 - Macbeth does murder sleep, the innocent sleep ; Sleep, that knits up the ravelled sleave* of care, The death of each day's life, sore labor's bath, Balm of hurt minds, great nature's second course, Chief nourisher in life's feast ; — Lady M.
Page 257 - SEC. 1. Any resident member vacating his membership, shall thereby be divested of any right or title to any portion of the funds, or other property of the Society. SEC. 2. Every member, on admission, shall pay the sum of...
Page 205 - If he went abroad his headache generally became worse, a heavy weight seemed to hang over his temples, he saw objects, as it were, through a cloud, and was hardly conscious where he went.
Page 227 - Dr Denman passed a ligature round a polypus of the fundus of the uterus ; as soon as he tightened it, he produced pain and vomiting. As soon as the ligature was slackened, the pain ceased ; but whenever he attempted to tighten it, the pain and vomiting returned. The ligature was left on, but loose. The patient died about six weeks afterwards, and on opening the body, it was found that the uterus was inverted, and that the ligature had included the inverted portion.
Page 4 - Dr. Pomerene being the only member of the Committee on Admissions present, the chair appointed to fill the vacancies the following gentlemen, viz. : Drs. Thomas, Hurxthal, Miller, and Conklin. Dr. Baker moved that a committee be appointed to nominate officers for the ensuing year ; to which several amendments were proposed, which were subsequently withdrawn, and the following substitute prevailed by a large vote. Moved by Dr. Kincaid, and...
Page 13 - On motion, it was Resolved, That a committee be appointed, to report at the next annual meeting of the Society, on obstetrical instruments and surgical obstetrics.
Page 256 - SEC. 3. The Committee on Ethics shall hear all complaints of breach of etiquette, or violation of Medical Ethics; it shall decide all questions of Ethics submitted to it. If any member shall be charged, in writing, with any violation of the provisions of the Constitution or...
Page 26 - Here, more than in any other area, "an ounce of prevention is worth more than a pound of cure.
Page 8 - The Finance Committee report that they have examined the books and accounts of the Treasurer, and find them correct.' They, therefore, recommend the reception and adoption of his report. They also recommend that the assessment for 1860 be one dollar.
Page 23 - If a teacher, though a genins, would attempt to "prove all things and hold fast to that which is good," he would keep on all through life proving things and would have no time to "hold fast.

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