The Galveston Medical Journal

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Greensville Dowell., 1867

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Page 692 - Place the patient on the back on a flat surface, inclined a little upwards from the feet; raise and support the head and shoulders on a small firm cushion or folded article of dress placed under the shoulder-blades.
Page 627 - ... it may specify, is a public nuisance, and may order the same to be removed, abated, suspended, altered or otherwise improved or purified, as the order shall specify.
Page 632 - ... the members of said board, and such other officer or person as may at any time be by said board authorized, may, without fee or hindrance, enter, examine and survey all grounds, erections, vehicles, structures, apartments, buildings and places.
Page 480 - Statutes the tables in the schedule hereto annexed shall be recognized in the construction of contracts, and in all legal proceedings, as establishing, in terms of the weights and measures now in use in the United States, the equivalents of the weights and measures expressed therein in terms of the metric system...
Page 692 - If the patient has been carried to a house after respiration has been restored, be careful to let the air play freely about the room.
Page 629 - ... and of every person conducting or interested in business therein or thereat, and of every person who has undertaken to clean any place, ground or street therein, and of every person, public officer and...
Page 610 - The author has endeavored to omit unnecessary details, and to present the subject in the form which many years' experience has shown him to be the most convenient and intelligible to the student. In the revision of the present edition, he has sedulously labored to render the volume more worthy of the favor with which it has heretofore been received.
Page 480 - Act, it shall be lawful throughout the United States of America to employ the Weights and Measures of the Metric System...
Page 894 - A distinctive feature of the method of instruction in this College Is the union of clinical and didactic teaching. All the lectures are given within the Hospital grounds. During the regular Winter Session, in addition to four didactic lectures on every week-day except Saturday, two or three hours are daily allotted to clinical instruction. The Spring Session consists chiefly of Recitations from Text-books.
Page 627 - ... if there be no parent alive that has made such report, then of the next of kin of such child born), and of every person present at such birth, within...

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