Johnson's Therapeutic Key

Johnson's Therapeutic Key

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ...cutaneous eruptions. Dry, husky, scaly skin; no perspiration. 'Constant heat on top of head, coldness, Sep. Verat. frequent weak, faint spells. VERAT. A. Drawing, tearing pain in right side of face /ind above the ear. Sunken eyes and coldness of the exJremities. 'Attacks of pain, with delirium, or driving to madness, becomes desperate, Aoon. Cham. Stram. Trembling and jerking of limbs. 'Cold sweat, especially on forehead. VERBASCUM. Violent pain, jerking like lightning, or pressive numbing, Mez. The pain is excited by pressure, sneezing, talking, chewing, etc. Attacks recur at same hour every (lay, and are attended with headache, vertigo, belching and a discharge of tough saliva from the mouth. ZINCUM. Burning, quick stitches, and jerking along course of infra-orbital nerve, right_ side, Chin. Nux. j Bluish color of eyelids and numbness of tongue. Constricted sensation in throat. 'Constant trembling of hands, with coldness of extremities. 'Fidgety feeling in feet, must move them continually, Sticta. Taran. AUXILIARY MEASURES. In some cases hot fomentations or hot salt bags applied to the painful parts relieve the pain, while in other cases cold applications answer a better purpose. Bathing parts with TV. Aconite or Belladonna is valuable in some cases. Tracing the course of the nerve with oil of Peppermint or oil of Cloves will sometimes give prompt relief. OPHTHALMIA. THERAPEUTICS. Leading indications. ACONITE. Purulent ophthalmia, where inflammation runs high; dry, hot skin and full, quick pulse. 'Intense redness and swelling of the affected parts, attended with acute pain, Bell. Great aversion to light. 'Fear, anxiety, and great restlessness. Flushed cheeks. APIS MEL. Lids dark-red, everted. 'Burning, stinging, shooting pains. Scalding tears, ..
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  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 299g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236594576
  • 9781236594570