CLINICAL CASES

(By J.B. CAMPBELL, M.D.). OTORRHOEA Thuja.   E.S., aged 28, had offensive otorrhoea from both ears, with impaired hearing, for many years. His condition was aggravated by a gonorrhoea, and was further complicated by the cauterization of co-existing venereal excrescences. He received Thuja which ameliorated the condition perceptibly, but the urethral discharge returned, as did … Read more

EXCERPTS FROM SYMPOSIUM ON GERIATRICS

DONALD R.FERGUSON, M.D., PHILADELPHIA, PA.   The term Geriatrics is derived from the Greek (geron-old man; iatrikas medical treatment). Thus in our own era we see being established a branch of medicine devoted to understanding, intelligent and proper care of old people throughout the civilized world and more especially in our own land. In his … Read more