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REHABILITATION OF THE CHRONICALLY ILL

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Original Article

Full Thickness Scleral Buckling Procedure in the Treatment of Retinal Detachment

New approaches are being developed for the treatment of retinal detachment. The author describes his variation of the buckling procedure.

Original Article

Pemphigus Vulgaris A Study of 34 Cases at Charity Hospital, New Orleans

The whole problem of diagnosis, prognosis and incidence has been reviewed, as related to this disease. Though more is to be learned from longer follow-up, it seems quite clear that the corticosteroids have offered a therapeutic tool unequaled by former methods of treatment.

Original Article

Certain Complications Associated with Retinal Detachments

Prophylactic surgery if retinal detachment is threatened represents acceptable action in the minds of many. When postoperative choroidal detachment occurs after operation for retinal attachment is it apparently benign?

Original Article

Surgical Procedures Secondary to Ocular Infections

Infections of the eye may be successfully treated in a variety of ways, depending upon the type of infection. Even surgical treatment, as with grafts, may be successful in the face of an active infection.

Original Article

Anal Ulcerations

The differential diagnosis between anal fissure and anal ulcer should be clearly defined in the mind of the practitioner. Thus, he will be in the position of treating adequately and properly these lesions as advised by the author.

Original Article

Clinicopathologic Conferences Duke University School of Medicine

Original Article

Survey of Fractures of the Medial Malleolus

The authors consider the mechanics of fracture of the medial malleolus, treatment and a comparison of the results in fractures treated by open or closed methods.

Original Article

The Incidence and Significance of Trichomonas Infestations

The author reports the incidence of infestation with trichomonads in an extensive study of cervical smears. From this she correlates the findings of epithelial changes with the presence of the organism.

General Information

Preliminary Program Miami Beach

Southern Medical News

SOUTHERN MEDICAL NEWS

Article

Skin Protection in the Household and on the Job

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Dermatitis due to Cosmetics

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Facts and Fancies on the Care of the Hair and Nails

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Cutaneous Cleansing in Health and Disease

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Symposium on Cosmetic Problems in General Practice Introduction