Issue - Southern Medical Association

Acknowledgement

Books Received

Book Review

Educating Spastic Children

Book Review

Notes on Atomic Energy for Medical Officers

Book Review

Group Processes

Book Review

Lectures on the Scientific Basis of Medicine

Book Review

Textbook of Medical Physiology

Book Review

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Instructional Course Lectures. Vol. 13

Book Review

The Genesis of the Rat Skeleton – A Laboratory Atlas

Book Review

Dictionary of Poisons

Book Review

Cybernetics, Circular Causal and Feedback Mechanisms in Biological and Social Systems

Book Review

A Manual of Fractures and Dislocations

Book Review

The Work of WHO 1955

Book Review

The Back and Its Disk Syndromes

Book Review

The Metabolic Response to Neonatal Surgery

Book Review

Management of Strokes

Book Review

Dermatology

Book Review

Planning New Institutional Facilities for Long Term Care

Book Review

Medical Effects of the Atomic Bomb in Japan

Case Report

Sporotrichosis Infection of the Knee Joint: Report of a Case

Editorial

EXFOLIATIVE CYTOLOGY OF THE URINE

Editorial

SHORTAGE OF INTERNES

Article

Cushing’s Syndrome Secondary to Adrenocortical Carcinoma

General Information

Executive Committee Highlights

Announcement

INSTRUCTIONS TO CONTRIBUTORS

Original Article

Psychiatry in the General Hospital Today

Original Article

Chlorpromazine Jaundice: The Effect of Continued Chlorpromazine Ingestion in the Presence of Chlorpromazine Jaundice

This paper makes some most pertinent observations on the jaundice and liver biopsies in patients suffering from chlorpromazine jaundice.

Original Article

Factors Complicating Psychotherapy on a General Hospital Ward

The future will undoubtedly see more and more of psychiatry practiced in the general hospital. Here is an analysis of some of the basic problems to be met and solved to assure success in the years to come.

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The Use of Radioactive Phosphorus and Testosterone in Metastatic Bone Lesions from Breast and Prostate

The extension of life in some patients having metastases to bone has been remarkable. This type of palliative treatment should be investigated further and be offered to more of these unfortunate persons.

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Intramedullary Fixation of Fractures of the Forearm

When difficulties are encountered in closed reduction which will interfere with the ultimate ability to pronate and supinate the forearm, open reduction of the fractures is indicated in the opinion of the author.

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The Painful Shoulder: Its Etiology, Pathology, Diagnosis and Treatment

In considering the lesions of the shoulder joint which may produce pain, the author emphasizes the need of a basic knowledge of embryology and anatomy, as related to the shoulder joint, for an understanding approach in diagnosis and intelligent management.

Original Article

Clinical Applications of Continuous Pressure Recordings from the Common Bile Duct

The studies reported by the authors, and those projected in the future may cast light on a number of clinical problems poorly understood at the present.

Original Article

Radiation Therapy in Children: For Benign Conditions of the Upper Respiratory Tract

The authors feel there are selected cases in which irradiation therapy is indicated. They weigh the hazards of genetic and personal damage by the x-ray.

Original Article

On the Significance of Fatty Embolism as a Cause of Sudden Death in Alcoholics

An attempt has been made to relate sudden death in the alcoholic to fat embolism from a fatty liver.

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Renal Infarction

Renal infarction is most often a complication secondary to cardiac or distant vascular disease. Thus the urologist has not had an active role in such cases. Now, however, with better technics he is called upon more often in diagnosis, and may well play an important part in saving life by…

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A Comparative Study of Hexylcaine, Procaine, and Lidocaine with Specific Attention to Tissue Irritation

The authors question the use of Hexylcaine in conduction anesthesia. Their studies demonstrate the irritative properties of this drug.

Original Article

Postmenopausal Bleeding: A Re-evaluation of an Old Problem

The problem of postmenopausal bleeding is troublesome and worrisome. This thoughtful review of case material will answer some of the questions which arise.

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Residual Spinal Injuries From Automotive Crashes: Biomechanical Considerations of Pre-impact, Impact, and Post-impact Factors Involved in Their Production

The author considers the mechanical effects of automotive crashes upon the spine. There are certain factors physicians and the public must recognize as predisposing drivers to accidents.

Original Article

Medical Expense Benefit Plans

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Some Immunologic Aspects of Fungous Diseases

The author uses the fungous diseases as a basis for speculations in the field of immunology.

Original Article

Fate of Women with Positive Cervical Cytology

This is a most interesting follow-up study of women shown previously to have a positive cytologic cervical smear.

Original Article

Effect of Lecithin Feeding on Serum Lipoproteins

Science is still a long way from explaining the relationship of the lipoproteins to atherosclerosis. Studies reported here and related ones may eventually become a part of the mosaic which gives the final answer.

Original Article

The Heart in Rheumatoid Arthritis

The cardiac lesions found in patients having rheumatoid arthritis have always been intriguing from the viewpoint of etiology and pathogenesis. The author considers this problem.

Article

Society’s Responsibility for the Health of the Industrial Worker: Industry

Article

Society’s Responsibility for the Health of the Industrial Worker: Government

Article

Society’s Responsibility for the Health of the Industrial Worker: Medicine

Southern Medical News

Southern Medical News

25 Years Ago

25 YEARS AGO

Meeting Minutes

WOMAN’S AUXILIARY TO THE SOUTHERN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION Minutes of 33rd Annual Convention Miami Beach, Florida, November 11-14, 1957