The Medical World, Volume 6

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Roy Jackson., 1888
 

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Page 442 - Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
Page 98 - The Lord hath created medicines out of the earth ; and he that is wise will not abhor them.
Page 469 - that that's the fashion at present among my tribe j sure all my brother puppies smoke now, and a man might as well be out of the world as 'out of the fashion, you know.
Page 98 - Then give place to the physician, for the Lord hath created him: let him not go from thee, for thou hast need of him. There is a time when in their hands there is good success. For they shall also pray unto the Lord, that he would prosper that which they give for ease and remedy to prolong life.
Page 167 - ... describe, who see all the operation but feel not the knife. This singular condition was not the result of any mental process. The shake annihilated fear, and allowed no sense of horror in looking round at the beast. This peculiar state is probably produced in all animals killed by the carnivora; and, if so, is a merciful provision by our benevolent Creator for lessening the pain of death.
Page 167 - ... quite conscious of all that was happening. It was like what patients partially under the influence of chloroform describe, who see all the operation, but feel not the knife. This singular condition was not the result of any mental process. The shake annihilated fear, and allowed no sense of horror in looking round at the beast. This peculiar state is probably produced in all animals killed by the carnivora ; and if so, is a merciful provision by our benevolent Creator for lessening the pain of...
Page 210 - Suppose an unvaccinated person to inhale the germ of variola on a Monday; if he be vaccinated as late as the following Wednesday, the vaccination will be in time to prevent small-pox being developed ; if it be put off until Thursday, the small-pox will appear, but will be modified ; if the vaccination be delayed until Friday, it will be of no use, it will not have had time to * Small-pox, Reynold's Syst.
Page 197 - ... except where local conditions require their administration in small doses before food. Oxide and nitrate of silver should be given after the process of digestion is ended; if given during food, chemical reactions destroy or impair their special attributes and defeat the object for which they...
Page 98 - Honour a physician with the honour due unto him for the uses which ye may have of him: for the Lord hath created him. For of the Most High cometh healing, and he shall receive honour of the king. The skill of the physician shall lift up his head: and in the sight of great men he shall be in admiration.

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