THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE ORTHODOX AND THE HOMOEOPATHIC DIAGNOSTIC VIEWPOINTS AND METHODS OF TREATMENT

Read before I.H.A., Bureau of Materia Medica, July 28, 1939. GEORGE W. MAC KENZIE, M.D.   This subject was selected because it was felt that the time was ripe for the general acceptance of the truth regarding the cause and cure of disease. Nothing happens by mere chance. We see the operation of law everywhere, … Read more

QUESTION AND ANSWER DEPARTMENT

Send questions to Dr. Eugene Underhill, Jr., 2010 Chestnut. Street, Philadelphia, Penna.   Question: WHAT IS TO BE UNDERSTOOD BY PATHOLOGICAL PRESCRIBING? Answer: This may be understood as prescribing for some particular disease such as pneumonia, malaria, measles, cancer, etc., or the expression may be employed when too much emphasis is placed upon pathologic or … Read more

DIABETIC GANGRENE DIABETES MELLITUS DIABETIC ULCER

Read by title before I.H.A., Bureau of Surgery, July 26, 1939. WILBUR K BOND., M.D.   It is my aim in this paper to give as short, concise, terse, as practical a discussion of the correct management of diabetes in most of its phases as possible. Realizing that among practitioners at large these metabolic diseases … Read more

TUMORS A MEDICINAL CLINIC ON PAPER

Read before I.H.A., Bureau of Clinical Medicine, July 27, 1939. ROYAL E.S. HAYES, M.D.   This paper is not well adapted for reading in convention, but should be of use to those who are interested in treating tumors as an armchair study of certain trails leading to cures. 1. Mrs. S., aet. 66, had an … Read more

DEPARTMENT OF PRACTICAL CASE MANAGEMENT

EUGENE UNDERHILL, JR., M.D., Editor. CONFUSING INDICATIONS   1. Patients with a badly damaged heart may manifest a surprising amount of vitality and an eagerness to be up and doing. They may easily persuade members of the family that they are only losing strength through inactivity. It is well for the physician to realize that … Read more