The Human Machine, Its Care and Repair

The Human Machine, Its Care and Repair : Or How to Develop the Body, Preserve the Health, Meet Emergencies, Nurse the Sick and Treat Disease (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Human Machine, Its Care and Repair: Or How to Develop the Body, Preserve the Health, Meet Emergencies, Nurse the Sick and Treat Disease All hail to the faithful nurse! Give her the best. She cannot do the highest work and be a mere machine. Education is the watchword. Throw down the bars, encourage study and research, call science to her aid. And the physician's usefulness will keep pace always with her triumphs. Indeed, it is only where there is this intelligence that he can have that unswerving confidence, that loyalty. To orders and co-operation in emergencies so essential to high est success in long and desperate combats with disease. To meet these demands is only a part of the purposes of this work. The importance of a thoroughly up=to=date text-book, illustrated, concise, plain, embracing in one volume subjects usually found only in many, and so planned as to be instantly ready as a reference and guide, in both public and private practice, is apparent to all. The several departments have been prepared by separate authors who are well known to have had special experience in their chosen fields. To these physicians our best thanks are due for their gener ous and able assistance. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com 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 works.show more

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  • Paperback | 878 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 44mm | 1,152g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243055048
  • 9780243055043