The London University Calendar. 1849

The London University Calendar. 1849

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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. 1849 edition. Excerpt: ...out the relation between the development of that organ and the energy of the respiratory process; describe the composition of Bile, and state what is known of its sources, its uses in the economy, and the effects of its accumulation in the blood. 5. Explain the dependence of the Respiratory Movements upon the Nervous System; describe the position of the respiratory ganglia in Articulata, Molluscu, and Vertebrata; give the rationale of the ordinary and extraordinary movements of respiration in Man; and mention what nerves are concerned in each. 6. Describe the principal stages of the Development of the Nervous Centres in the Human foetus; and state how far these correspond with the permanent forms of those organs in the lower animals. MONDAY, November 6.--Afternoon, 3 to 6. GENERAL PATHOLOGY, GENERAL THERAPEU-TICS, AND HYGIENE. CELSUS DE RE MEDICA. Examiners, Dr. Billing and Dr. Tweedie. 1. Mention the principal predisposing causes of disease, giving a few examples in illustration. 2. Explain the theory of the operation of cathartics. Mention, 1. the diseases in which they are especially indicated; 2. the circumstances by which their selection should be regulated; and 3. those which render caution necessary, or altogether forbid their employment. 3. Sketch shortly the diseases to which artisans are liable who are exposed to the noxious effects of metals in their occupation, with the hygienic rules to be adopted for their prevention. 4. Translate the following passage into English: Proximum est, ut de iis dicam, qui partes aliquas corporis imbecillas habent. Cui caput infirmum est, is si bene concoxit, leniter perfricare id mane manibus suis debet; nunquam id, si fieri potest, veste velare; ad cutem tonderi: utileque lunam vitare, maximeque ante...show more

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  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 141g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236493206
  • 9781236493200