Cincinnati Lancet and Clinic, Volume 2

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J.C. Culbertson, 1870

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Page 394 - There is no Death ! What seems so is transition. This life of mortal breath Is but a suburb of the life elysian. Whose portal we call Death.
Page 414 - And the servant of the Lord must not strive ; but be gentle unto all men, apt to teach, patient, in meekness instructing those that oppose themselves, if God peradventure will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth, and that they may recover themselves out of the snare of the devil, who are taken captive by him at his will.
Page 372 - Of this, however, I cannot speak with certainty. It is not my purpose on this occasion to enter upon the study of either of these points. Almost all that can be said in the present state of our knowledge as to the cause of these cases is founded on conjecture. Most of the studies which have been made, as all know, with regard to irregular or hour-glass contraction, refer to the uterus and placenta after delivery of the child. Obstetric literature furnishes abundant illustrations in point, but we...
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Page 115 - Kiistner took occasion in the obstetrical clinic at Halle to test the value of •Goodell's suggestion relative to the getting up period after labor, in the first days after delivery. He experimented with sixteen women whom he allowed to get up whenever they felt like it. Four got up on the first day, two on the second, three on the third, and seven on the fourth day. They remained up according to pleasure. Evacuation of the bowels was essentially better, the secretion of urine was not lessened,...
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