Issue - Southern Medical Association

Acknowledgment

BOOKS RECEIVED

Book Review

BOOK REVIEWS

Case Report

Chloranil in the Treatment of Psoriasis: A Substitute for Chrysarobin

&NA; The authors offer a new agent which seems to be effective in the treatment of a vexing cutaneous lesion.

Case Report

The Use of S-Factor of Liver Extract (Kutapressin) in Dermatology

It seems that this substance aids in the symptomatic relief of a number of cutaneous diseases. How this is accomplished is as yet unknown.

Case Report

Convulsions Following Withdrawal from Meprobamate: Report of Two Cases

Case Report

Acute Occlusions in the Renal Vascular Pedicle: A Case Report of Acute Thrombosis of the Renal Artery

Case Report

Physical Therapy in Lesions of the Intervertebral Disk of the Lower Back

The author outlines a simple conservative plan of treatment for the syndrome of disease of the intervertebral disk.

Case Report

Incidence of Allergy in General Practice

The author has used an approach different from others to estimate the incidence of allergy in a population group.

Editorial

TESTING FOR SENSITIVITY BEFORE GIVING PENICILLIN

Editorial

25 YEARS AGO

Article

Management of the Later Stages of Chronic Pulmonary Emphysema

The proper regimen selected for the management of the individual patient suffering from the late stages of chronic pulmonary emphysema is most essential for his comfort and the continuation of a happy and productive existence.

Article

Roentgen Manifestations of Sickle Cell Disease

The systemic disease known as sickle cell disease is protean in nature. Among the interesting clinical manifestations are the radiologic abnormalities.

Article

The Management of Inoperable Cancer of the Prostate

The author presents his views as to the optimal time to use castration and/or estrogen therapy in the management of inoperable prostatic carcinoma.

Article

Allergy to Meprobamate with Some Observations Regarding the Tranquilizing Drugs

The widespread use of the “tranquilizing” drugs makes these observations very timely.

Article

Dehydration for the Common Cold

These are interesting thoughts which should stimulate further controlled investigation.

Article

Management of Acute Nephritis

The author considers the vascular element in acute nephritis and the treatment directed toward this.

Article

Treatment of Chromophobe Adenoma of the Hypophysis

This is an evaluation of the radiation therapy of chromophobe adenomas with and without the addition of surgical treatment.

Article

What Physicians Should Know About Respirators

The author gives detailed descriptions of respirators and evaluates the advantages and shortcomings of the various types.

Article

Optimum Time for Surgery in Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

The time for surgical treatment and its extent has always been a debated question in pelvic surgery. The advent of the antibiotics has not resolved the question.

Article

Rectal Incontinence: Its Relation to Abscesses, Fistulas and Injuries

Rectal incontinence is a distressing problem for the patient and often a perplexing one to the surgeon. After giving consideration to the pathogenetic and the anatomic aspects of the situation the author outlines the management.

Article

Definitive Diagnosis and Treatment of Headache

The importance of the stress and strain of life in the pathogenesis of headache is not to be disregarded, in fact in most instances is probably the major factor.

Article

Some Neurochemical Factors Affecting Cerebral Function and Activity

Physiologic activity within the central nervous system may be better understood through metabolic and enzymatic studies.

Article

Emergency Definitive One-Stage Surgery for Intestinal Obstruction

The authors illustrate that a one‐stage operation under emergency conditions is a safe procedure for an acutely obstructed intestine, whether of the small or of the large bowel.

Article

The Coexistence of Diverticular Disease and Adenomatous Polyps of the Colon

Attention is directed to the combination of colonic polyps and diverticula, pointing up difficulties in diagnosis and the influence on the choice of treatment.

Southern Medical News

SOUTHERN MEDICAL NEWS