The American Journal of Clinical Medicine, Vol. 30

The American Journal of Clinical Medicine, Vol. 30 : January, 1923 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The American Journal of Clinical Medicine, Vol. 30: January, 1923 The very blessings of anesthesia were not unmixed ones: Ether and chloroform proved very often, too often for comfort, dangerous, nay, even treacherous drugs. Much has been done to transform these two drugs into sleep producers (narcotics); that is to say, to pro duce with them surgical narcosis rather than anesthesia. Yet, in spite of the very utmost skill, one still confronts situations, especially in the desperately sick, in which one feels that the anesthetic per se, will reduce the already narrow margin of safety. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 482 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 25mm | 640g
  • Forgotten Books
  • English
  • 130 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0243124457
  • 9780243124459