Issue - Southern Medical Association

Case Report

On the Relationship Between Alcoholism and Environmental Satisfactions

The authors have shown quite clearly that lacking the satisfaction of vocation, family, friends and social organizations, the stage is set for a person to become an alcoholic. Their studies which incorporated matched controls show the results to be highly significant.

Case Report

Oxygen Saturation of Jugular Venous Blood During External Cardiac Massage

Case Report

Congenital Rubella A Review of the Virologic and Serologic Phenomena Occurring After Maternal Rubella in the First Trimester

The isolation of virus from the products of conception during the first trimester beautifully demonstrates the interrelationships of maternal rubella and the rubella syndrome in the fetus. The demonstration of rubella antibody in the infected fetus or infant offers another tool in the study of this prenatal infection. Studies such…

Case Report

The Cone-Shaped Segment in the Diagnosis of Hirschsprung’s Disease

The authors have clearly shown that by proper technics the aganglionic portion of the large bowel can be readily identified and with a negligible error.

Case Report

A Rapid Method for the Isolation and Identification of Candida

Case Report

Treatment of Pregnant Diabetics with Oral Hypoglycemic Drugs

The author answers the debated question of the effectiveness and safety of this group of drugs in the pregnant diabetic. The results have been satisfactory.

Case Report

The Surgical Approach to Coronary Artery Diseases

A number of surgical methods have been proposed and some have been applied in an attempt to increase blood flow to the myocardium in persons with persistent angina pectoris or subsequent to myocardial infarction. The authors have reviewed these and described results with their technics.

Case Report

Medical Grand Rounds from the University of Alabama Medical Center

Case Report

Experimental and Clinical Use of Halothane (Fluothane) Electrocoagulation Hemostasis in Tonsilloadenoidectomy

Case Report

Complete Occlusion of the Coronary Ostia The Clinical Course Over a Decade

Untold hours in the dog laboratory and untold amounts of energy continue to be spent in the study of collateral circulation for the myocardium. Operations upon the human have come and gone in an attempt to provide an ancillary blood supply in coronary disease. It is of interest then to…

Case Report

Vascular Occlusive Disorders of the Retina

With an increase in the aged population occlusive vascular disease of the retina will become more common in like proportion. The authors outline the management of occlusion of retinal arteries and veins directed to prevent a disastrous outcome.

Editorial

PREVENTIVE MEDICINE TODAY

Editorial

MANAGEMENT OF RECTAL CARCINOIDS

Original Article

Bone Grafts of the Mandible

The authors illustrate the use of grafts from a rib or from the crest of the ilium to repair defects in the mondible, whether of traumatic or operative origin.

Original Article

Clinical Experience with Closed Pleural Biopsy

The superiority of the Cope needle was demonstrated in this study even in the hands of the relatively inexperienced. The authors compare results with those obtained with the Vim-Silverman needle.

Original Article

Grossly Contracted Sockets Their Cause and Treatment

The author suggests a method of overcoming the almost irresistible force of contracting scar tissue in a socket when repair is attempted to permit use of a prosthetic eye.

Original Article

Public Health Aspects of Syphilis

Original Article

Symposium The Central Role of The Private Physician in Health Maintenance

Original Article

Otoplasty An Improved Technic

The authors describe a technic which gives good results in reducing undue prominence of the external ear.

Original Article

Southern Approaches to Cancer Control

Original Article

Adenocarcinoma of the Endometrium

The need for gathering statistics upon the factors which influence prognosis in treated cancer is never-ending. The authors have added their experience for the profit of others who pursue such studies.

Original Article

Trends in Early Case-Finding and Automated Laboratory Examinations

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Transcoccygeal Approach to the Prostate and Seminal Vesicles

The authors have used this method of exposing the prostate and seminal vesicles to their satisfaction. This approach has found favor in the hands of European urologists for some time.

Original Article

The Possible Place of Stress Testing to Discover, and Physical Activity to Prevent, Coronary Heart Disease

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The Importance of Patient and Professional Education in the Prevention of Disability From Arthritis

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Surgical Treatment of Cicatricial Baldness

The authors have been successful in providing growth of hair in areas which have been scarred by trauma or burns. The technic is the use of punch grafts of skin containing hair follicles.

Original Article

The Voiding Cystourethrogram in the Evaluation of Women with Recurrent or Chronic Bladder Symptoms

The authors have found this method of examination extremely helpful in uncovering unrecognized obnormalities in the urethra which were the cause of symptoms.

Original Article

Biliary Ascariasis Complicating Congenital Hemolytic Anemia

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