Issue - Southern Medical Association

Case Report

Congenital Fistula in the Stapedial Footplate

Case Report

Leiomyoma of the Larynx and Trachea: Case Reports

Case Report

Mucormycosis of the Maxillary Sinus and Diabetes Mellitus: Report of a Case With Recovery

Case Report

Surgical Treatment of Carcinoma of the Cervical Esophagus

Case Report

Basilar Artery Thrombosis: Report of an Unusual Recovery

Clinical Brief

Sore Throat and Acute Myositis of the Sternocleidomastoid Muscles

Editorial

MEDICAL EDUCATION IN THE UNIVERSITY

Original Article

The Role of the Responsible Obstetrician

Original Article

Evaluation of Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate in the Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

These investigators have found no clear-cut evidence that this hormone is beneficial in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Original Article

Evolution of a Topical Corticosteroid (Flumethasone Pivalate) in Allergic Dermatoses

Original Article

The Pregnant Diabetic

The author has evaluated his diabetics who have gone through pregnancy. There have been no fatalities among the mothers. He has concluded that with proper care as outlined one may anticipate a 90 percent chance of survival of the infant.

Original Article

Incidence of Anicteric Hepatitis in Asymptomatic Young Men: I. Pilot Study

Original Article

Asymptomatic Quantitative Increase of Candida Albicans in the Oral Cavity: Predisposing Conditions

Certain chronic diseases and treatment with antibiotics are accompanied by an overgrowth of this fungus in the oral cavity.

Original Article

Neuroleptanalgesia: Technic of Choice for Cardiac Surgery?

The authors believe that as of today, droperidol and fentanyl in combination offer the most practical anesthesia for use in cardiac surgery.

Original Article

Anesthetic Management of Trauma: Influence of Alcohol Ingestion

Contrary to previous studies, the authors found that blood levels of alcohol below 250 mg. had no effect upon untoward effects of anesthesia nor was attended by a greater morbidity or mortality. However, higher levels seemed to have an unfavorable effect upon these items.

Original Article

An Evaluation of Teflon-Dacron Suture in the Dog Urinary Bladder: Negative Result

This experimental study indicates that the nonabsorbable suture material described here has the hazard of accompanying stone formation when exposed in the urinary bladder.

Original Article

Studies on Velocity of Nerve Conduction in Hemiplegics

These investigations have shown no abnormality is found in the velocity of conduction in median and ulnar nerves of paretic extremities. However, a change was found in involved peroneal nerves.

Original Article

Cystourethrography in Infants and Children: Patterns of Voiding and Urinary Tract Infections

The author details his experiences with the cystourethrogram as a diagnostic approach in infants and children with either infection or anomalous anatomic structures.

Original Article

Current Concepts in the Management of Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn

Success in attaining the highest possible fetal salvage remains the major objective in the management of a Rh-negative pregnant woman. The authors review the rapid advances which have been made in this area of medicine and new approaches not evaluated as yet.

Original Article

Cinefluorographic Aspects of Endocardial Fibroelastosis

Original Article

Medical Grand Rounds from the University of Alabama Medical Center

Original Article

Problems Encountered in the Management of Congenital Esophageal Anomalies

Original Article

A Common Cause of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding – The Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

The author reviews his experience with such cases, considering the pathogenesis, the endoscopic findings and indications for the treatment to be employed.

Original Article

Intussusception In A Patient with Cystic Fibrosis: A Case Report

Original Article

The Revised P. S. P. (Speck) Test for Tubal Patency

The author has modified his test somewhat, but believes it still surpasses the Rubin test and hysterosalpingography in simplicity and ease of performance with results equal to these tests in the determination of tubal patency.

Southern Medical News

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Article

Psychiatric Aspects of Malingering

Article

Orthopedic Detection of Malingering