Modern Hospital Volume 7

Modern Hospital Volume 7

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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. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ... your name and address on a postal and hand to the post-man. In return--by the next mail--you'll receive our attractive and instructive new booklet--"Better Marking in the Institution." NOW, before you forget it, put a request for "Better Marking in the Institution" in the mail. ilillllllillillllliJI! The National Marking Machine Company Cincinnati, Ohio 1062 Gilbert Avenue (Trade-mark) ( Para-toluene-sodium-sulphochloramide ) DAKIN'S NEW ANTISEPTIC This interesting antiseptic was introduced by Dr. H. D. Dakin, who was sent to France by the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research to study antiseptics in association with Dr. Alexis Carrel. Chlorazene has been used with brilliant success in the military hospitals of Europe. (See British Medical Journal of January 29, 1916. Reprints on request.) CHLORAZENE promises to mark a real advance in surgical practice. Read the following statement and you will understand why European surgeons are enthusiastic regarding this antiseptic. It is a white crystalline substance, freely soluble in water. It is extremely stable, i. e., in solid form it may be preserved indefinitely, while aqueous solutions keep for a long time without marked decomposition. It has no corrosive action, even in concentrated solutions. It neither precipitates nor coagulates proteins such as blood serum. It is virtually non-toxic. Rabbits and guinea-pigs tolerate subcutaneous doses of a Gram to a kilo (2 1-5 pounds) of body-weight, with no symptoms except moderate local reaction. It should not be swallowed. Its antiseptic action is intense. It is many times as antiseptic as phenol, equaling sodium hypochlorite in this respect (molecule for molecule it is four times as germicidal as hypochlorite), while, according more

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  • Paperback | 686 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 35mm | 1,207g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236654072
  • 9781236654076