Issue - Southern Medical Association

Book Review

Problems in Surgery (From Surgical Grand Rounds at The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center)

Book Review

The Spine. A Radiological Text and Atlas

Book Review

Bedside Medicine

Book Review

Progress in Clinical Surgery, Series II

Book Review

Glaucoma, Chemistry, Mechanisms and Therapy

Book Review

Rheumatic Heart Disease

Book Review

Eye Symptoms in Brain Tumors

Book Review

Steadman’s Medical Dictionary

Book Review

Poliomyelitis

Book Review

Scientific Aspects of Neurology

Book Review

Handbook of Pediatrics

Book Review

Optics

Book Review

The Roentgenological Aspect of Nonpenetrating Chest Injuries

Book Review

The Chemistry and Physics of Anesthesia, Second Edition

Book Review

Current Gastroenterology

Book Review

The Eye in General Practice

Book Review

Progesterone and the Defense Mechanism of Pregnancy

Book Review

Uremia: Biochemistry, Pathogenesis and Treatment

Book Review

Vesico-Vaginal Fistulas and Related Matters

Case Report

Reconsideration of Lesions Affecting the Patellofemoral Joint

The author considers the unfortunate end-results of excision of the patella. Instead he proposes a vitallium prosthesis for covering the patella, thereby to maintain its function.

Case Report

Office Evaluation and Management of the Patient with Chronic Pulmonary Disease

This is a clear and not too complicated exposition of an area of functional testing applicable to office practice. The family doctor should and will need to familiarize himself with this field of diagnostic medicine.

Case Report

Allergic Vasculitis of the Skin A Case Report

Case Report

The Use of Folic Acid Antagonists and Steroids in Treatment of Psoriasis

The chronicity and resistance to treatment of psoriasis makes continued research relative to its cause and its management mandatory. The results of therapy with antimetabolites and steroids are presented here.

Case Report

Accidental Hypothermia in a Subtropical Climate

Case Report

Medical Grand Rounds from the University of Alabama Medical Center

Editorial

THE THYMUS AND IMMUNITY

Editorial

Action for Mental Health

Original Article

Femoral Nerve Injuries Following Pelvic Surgery: Diagnosis and Treatment

Original Article

Clinical Investigation of a New Anti-Inflammatory Analgesic Compound in Anorectal Surgery

The author believes that the use of a steroid and local anesthetic betters the ultimate results in this type of surgery and permits the patient greater comfort.

Original Article

Ipodate: A New Medium for Cholecystography and Cholangiography

Original Article

Helpful Hints in Nasal Surgery

The author details those technical items he has found valuable in operating upon the nasal septum and external nasal pyramid.

Original Article

Bilirubin Azo Pigments A and B in Jaundice

Original Article

Certain Problems of Adolescence

More and more it is becoming apparent that attention must be given to that time of transition—adolescence, when great changes, both physical and psychologic, are in the making. The author has made this interesting reading.

Original Article

Stapedectomy Experiences with the Schuknecht Stapedioplasty

The author has had excellent results by using this surgical approach in the treatment of otosclerosis. Hearing has been improved in a high proportion of cases.

Original Article

The Radiology of Bronchiolitis

The early and adequate diagnosis of bronchiolitis in children is imperative. Recurrent disease of this character lays the groundwork for possible future emphysema and pulmonary crippling. The authors review the radiographic aid available in diagnosis.

Original Article

Composite Surgical Management of Defects of the Upper Extremity

The authors have considered the rational approach to the treatment of injuries and of malformations of the hand especially, and also of the arm. Illustrative examples have been included.

Original Article

The Occurrence and Progression of Pulmonary Emphysema

With defeat of pneumonia, “the friend of the aged,” by antibiotics and the other advances in medicine prolonging life, emphysema is and will continue in increasing numbers to be a disease taxing the doctor's skill and judgment in a losing battle.

Original Article

Iron Deficiency Anemia in Pregnancy

The author considers the anemia of pregnancy which he considers to be due to iron deficiency and the problems of therapy.

Original Article

Colostomy and Its Management

At best to live with a colostomy must be somewhat of a burden. Nevertheless the unpleasantness accompanying a colostomy can be reduced to a minimum by a successful operative procedure and subsequent training of the patient in the care of the bowel. These points are well stressed by the author.

Southern Medical News

Southern Medical News