The Dublin Journal of Medical Science, Volume 86

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Fannin & Company, 1888 - Medicine

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Page 445 - Against revolted multitudes the cause Of truth, in word mightier than they in arms; And for the testimony of truth hast borne Universal reproach, far worse to bear Than violence : for this was all thy care, To stand approved in sight of GOD, though worlds Judged thee perverse.
Page 290 - Look, where he comes ! Not poppy, nor mandragora, Nor all the drowsy syrups of the world, Shall ever medicine thee to that sweet sleep Which thou ow'dst yesterday.
Page 295 - As nitrous oxide in its extensive operation appears capable of destroying physical pain, it may probably be used with advantage during surgical operations in which no great effusion of blood takes place.
Page 368 - THE APPLIED ANATOMY OF THE NERVOUS SYSTEM, being a study of this portion of the Human Body from a standpoint of its general interest and practical utility, designed for use as a Text-book and a Work of Reference.
Page 290 - Not now to hear thee sing : I take no pleasure In aught an eunuch has.
Page 181 - He was exhibited at the last meeting of the Surgical Section of the Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland.
Page 543 - FEW practitioners appreciate the exceedingly great value of agaricin as a remedy in night sweats, especially those of phthisis. The most profuse sweat is checked almost by magic, with a single dose. It operates by diminishing thirst and increasing the secretion of urine.
Page 489 - A convenient mode of ascertaining the effect is obtained by introducing a tube into the upper part of a bottle containing ether, and breathing through it ; a stimulating effect is at first perceived at the epiglottis, but soon becomes very much diminished, a sensation of fulness is then generally felt in the head, and a succession of effects similar to those produced by nitrous oxide. By lowering the tube into the bottle, more of the ether is inhaled...
Page 349 - ... worth the while to describe and place upon record. The cut began one inch in front of the angle of the jaw on the left side, and extended obliquely downwards and forwards a distance of two inches, to the top of the thyroid cartilage, thence parallel to the lower jaw on the right side, a distance of two-and-a-half inches. The structures divided were the skin, the subcutaneous cervical muscle╗ the superficial layer of the cervical fascia, and the sterno-hyoid muscles.
Page 505 - Moore sums up his conclusions as follows : 1. Not infrequently, in the course of typhoid fever, an adventitious eruption occurs, either miliary urticarious, or erythematous. 2. When this happens a wrong diagnosis of typhus, measles, or scarlatina respectively may be made, if account is not taken of the other objective and subjective symptoms of these diseases. 3. The erythematous rash is the most puzzling of all ; but the prodromata of scarlet fever are absent, nor is the typical course of that disease...

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