The Retrospect of Medicine, Vol. 60

The Retrospect of Medicine, Vol. 60 : Being a Half-Yearly Journal, Containing a Retrospective View of Every Discovery and Practical Improvement in the Medical Sciences; July-December, 1869 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Retrospect of Medicine, Vol. 60: Being a Half-Yearly Journal, Containing a Retrospective View of Every Discovery and Practical Improvement in the Medical Sciences; July-December, 1869 A case of tetanus arising from cold is related, which was treated by subcutaneous injection of Calabar bean. A third of a grain was injected four times the first day with the result of producing only nausea. The same doses next day were followed by nausea, faintness, and perspiration. The drug was then discontinued, an evident impression having been made on the muscles engaged. (dr. B. Duffy, Florence, p. 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 | 452 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 23mm | 599g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243106955
  • 9780243106950