Southern Practitioner: An Independent Monthly Journal Devoted to Medicine and Surgery, Volume 30, Issue 1

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Page 48 - Throughout the attack and after its intensity is over, the patient will require nerve and vascular tonics and reconstructives for some time.
Page 49 - Edited by Louis Starr, MD, Clinical Professor of Diseases of Children in the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania; Physician to the Children's Hospital, Philadelphia.
Page 47 - In prescribing the products of Manufacturing Pharmacists, we should be guided, to a great extent, by the business standing of the manufacturers. No other house in the South or West has a better reputation for strict integrity than the Robinson-Pettet Company, Louisville, Ky.
Page 39 - For, if such nostrum be of real efficacy, any concealment regarding it is inconsistent with beneficence and professional liberality ; and if mystery alone give it value and importance, such craft implies either disgraceful ignorance or fraudulent avarice.
Page 52 - Morocco, $6.50 net. FOR THE PRACTITIONER Dr. Kerr's work differs from all others on the diagnosis of diseases of children in that the objective symptoms are particularly emphasized. The constant aim throughout has been to render a correct diagnosis as early in the course of the disease as possible, and for this reason differential diagnosis is presented from the very earliest symptoms. The many original illustrations will be found helpful. New York State Journal of Medicine " The illustrations are...
Page 54 - Nervous and Mental Diseases. By Archibald Church, MD, Professor of Nervous and Mental Diseases...
Page 6 - Syrup of Hypophosphites has tempted certain persons to offer imitations of it for sale. Mr. Fellows, who has examined samples of several of these, finds that no two of them are identical, and that all of them differ from the original in composition, in freedom from acid reaction, in susceptibility to the effects of oxygen when exposed to light or heat, in the property of retaining th - strychnine in solution, and in the medicinal effects.
Page 51 - Edited by WALTER L. PYLE, MD, Assistant Surgeon to the Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia. Octavo volume of 344 pages, fully illustrated. Cloth, $1.50 net.
Page 48 - ... rather than upon any specific line of treatment. Most cases will improve by being made to rest in bed and encouraging skin and kidney action, with possibly minute doses of blue pill or calomel.

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