I will not go into details, Bale of practiccB eunsisliMit with a high stnndard of medical THE TREATMENT OF TAlTrER IMBECILES AND I notice in tlie Bkitisu Mkdical Jovrnal of October ist a establisliiug institutions on tlie colony system for epileptics and imbeciles; and in his endeavour, as I understand from the report, to show that institutions established by public authorities liave the advantage in point of economy over those which owe their orit,'in to voluntary charity, he referred to the establishment for epileptics, etc., at WuhlRarten, near Berlin, as a model to be imitated, and contrasted with it the t'halfont Colony established by the National Society for Employment of Epileptics, the buildings of which he characterised in somewhat strong terms as unnecessarily expensive. I am of the opinion that suggestion could be given during natural sleep better than in the hypnotic sleep or at least with as good effect, besides many people cannot be hypnotized. The foetal heart was not heard, and the membranes were unruptured. In one of the larger bronchi was found a tubercular miss covering an ulcerated surface, showing that the infection must have extended from the old cavity by way of the bronchi to the opposite lung. The reflexes every where w r ere greatly exaggerated. The Eelation of Accommodation-strain to Glaucoma and ametropic eyes may produce glaucoma and cataract is the thesis that Dr. Whispered pectoriloquy, of low pitch and blowing quality, is one of the most trustworthy signs of cavity. A French critic has well said that this subject has become"an object of commerce, transportable and lucrative," and that the" commercial travellers of hypnotism" are doing infinitely more mischief than is supposed; so much so, that the Austrian and Italian governments have forbidden the exercise of their arts. Tlie immediate relief of suflTerlni; would include the giving of one dose of medicine for diarrluca, colic, or other severe pain, as well as for shock, collapse, or temporary failure of the - No redressing of wounds or injuries, nor operative interference of any kind is here included; in fact, the surgical aid is limited to what would be done hy hearers at the front on a battlefield before the injured are sent to the base or station Bombay. With an obstinacy which was only surpassed by their superficiality, these theorists remained convinced that the ld50 plastic materials as such effected the construction:iiid maintenance of living matter. It joins the colon at its other extremity, where it also receives the insertion of the small intestine.
They have given the THE COUNTESS OF DUFFERIN'S FUND.
Dutton"The Rebuilding of Our Cities," illus trated, by Clinton Rogers Woodruff"The Game of Racquets," illustrated, by Harold F. Statistics of pauperism and consumption coincide in their variations; the causes that lead to poverty are potent in inducing this disease, and the consequences of poverty are yet more so, because crowding, squalor, poor and insufficient food, filth, and ignorance accompany the downward trend in humanity. In all cases under treatment the progress in amelioration is slow.
The most common entrance for septic matter is the umbilicus. Slight general and local symptoms with an undoubted history of haemoptysis justify a diagnosis of tuberculosis. The attack is generally very sudden; the animal stops instantly, trembles all over, and falls to the ground, the whole muscular system being thrown into violent contortions. Stevenson and Lufl', were quoted to show that the precise amount which miglit he added and yet be harmless had not been determined, while safe. This tireless energy, this enthusiastic devotion, are in themselves an object lesson, for if there is one thing more than any other that is to be learnt from our illustrious visitor, it is that of untlinching industry in the pursuit of truth. The spruce timber which grows there makes a better shaving than any timber that we have attempted to use which grows in America.
The floor of the mcuth, on the right side, is also involved in the disease. The Esmarch's band, applied according to the ordinary rule, interferes, while in position, with the normal elasticity of individual muscles and of muscle groups, may hinder the bringing down of the extensor muscles of the thigh and consequently render difficult the approximation of the patellar fragments. Samuel Sexton, of New York, has written an interesting paper on head may injure the ear, and thus range themselves under this category.
He held that the treatment by resection could be applied to a very small number of cases, and that for the majority the old treatment would be adhered to.Share