Twentieth Century History of Findlay and Hancock County and Representative Citizens

Twentieth Century History of Findlay and Hancock County and Representative Citizens

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1910 edition. Excerpt: ...parts. Part I contains 6 chapters: Historical; The Physics of Water, Air, Heat and Light in Relation to Hydrotherapy; Anatomy and Physiology in Relation to Hydrotherapy; The Physiological Eflects of External and Internal Applications of Water; the Physiological Effects of Friction or Mechanical Irritation of the Skin; and The Physiological Effects of Light. Part II is in 4 chapters: The General Principles of Hydriatics; The Therapeutic Effects of I-Iydriatic Applications; General Rules, Principles and Suggestions Relating to the Practical Employment of Hydrotherapy; Hydriatic institutions and Their Equipment, and the General Management of Cases. Part III has but 1 chapter: The Technique of Hydrotherapy, and Part IV has 4: Hydriatic Prescription Making; Summary of Experimental Work; I-Iydriatic Measures for Regulating Blood Pressure; and Recent Advances in Hydrotherapy. There is also a very full bibliography and index. After a careful study of this work any doctor should have an intelligent knowledge of the value, uses, and methods of hydrotherapy. The Surgery of Childhood, Including Orthoptulic Surgery. By DEFOREST WILLARD, M. D., Professor of Orthopmdic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania. With 712 illustrations, including 17 in colors. Price $7. (Philadelphia and London: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1910.) The volume is dedicated to the late D. Hayes Agnew, M. D.. LL. D. The author says that one of the principal objects of the book is to induce the earlier examination and recognition of the surgical diseases of childhood, since irreparable damage fl"?quently follows through delay in investigation or treatment by the attending physician or surgeon. The imP1't9-nee f the clinical examination of each patient is emphasized, but in...show more

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  • Paperback | 608 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 31mm | 1,070g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236844882
  • 9781236844880