Medical Insurance: Devoted to the Insurance Examiner and Clinical Diagnostician, Volume 38

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Ferdinand Eugene Daniel
1922 - Medicine

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Page 277 - Great wits are sure to madness near allied; And thin partitions do their bounds divide: Else why should he, with wealth and honour blest, Refuse his age the needful hours of rest?
Page 282 - Earth gets its price for what Earth gives us; The beggar is taxed for a corner to die in, The priest hath his fee who comes and shrives us, We bargain for the graves we lie in; At the devil's booth are all things sold, Each ounce of dross costs its ounce of gold...
Page 197 - With arms held straight, swing forward slowly, so that the weight of your body is gradually brought to bear upon the patient. The shoulder should be directly over the heel of the hand at the end of the forward swing. Do not bend your elbows. This operation should take about two seconds.
Page 441 - But a certain Samaritan as he journeyed came where he was, and when he saw him he had compassion on him and went to him and bound up his wounds, pouring in oil and wine, and set him on his own beast and brought him to an inn and took care of him.
Page 515 - Many feeble-minded persons eventually become permanent public charges. Many run the gauntlet of the police, the courts, the penal institution.s, the almshouses, the tramp shelters, the lying-in hospitals, and often many private societies and agencies, perhaps, eventually to turn up in the institutions for the feeble-minded. At any given time it is a matter of chance as to what state or local or private organization or institution is being perplexed by the problems they present.
Page 276 - Pluck from the memory a rooted sorrow, Raze out the written troubles of the brain, And with some sweet oblivious antidote Cleanse the stuff d bosom of that perilous stuff Which weighs upon the heart ? Doct.
Page 122 - ... unless it is found in the interest of the service to fill any vacancy by reinstatement, transfer, or promotion.
Page 206 - To collect, collate and disseminate information concerning the symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cancer ; to investigate the conditions under which cancer is found and to compile statistics in regard thereto.
Page 120 - ... intestines, while in the feces and in the urine we find a great quantity of uric acid. These conditions secure the attainment of the desired effect, which is to expel from the organism all those agents, the accumulation and retention of which in the blood are the cause of rheumatism, neuralgia, grippe, gout, nervous headache, malaria, sciatica, lumbago, tonsillitis, heavy colds and excess of uric acid.
Page 196 - ... explosions, or mine fires, or in tunnels from automobile exhausts or from coal or oil burning locomotives. Carbon monoxide exerts its extremely dangerous action on the body by displacing oxygen from its combination with hemoglobin.

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