1 - 10 of 39 articles
Single oral antibiotic treatments of gonorrhea have not been universally successful. However, in this study of men who acquired gonococcal urethritis in the Philippines, a single oral dose of 3.5 gm of ampicillin with probenecid resulted in only eight failures of 202 patients (4.0%). The...
To the Editor.—
Often the introduction of a foreign object into the skin is an event well recognized and remembered by the patient. At other times the penetration is inapparent or disregarded and forgotten. In these latter instances the physician may be presented...
A 17-year-old patient survived an episode of fulminant hyperpyrexia during anesthesia with methohexital sodium, nitrous oxide, halothane, and succinylcholine. Five months later, studies performed in his immediate family revealed high creatine phosphokinase (CPK) values in him and...
To the Editor.—
Taylor and Harris1 recently reported experiments which they interpreted as demonstrating that the fluorocarbon propellants used in asthma inhalers produced a toxic effect on the heart of anesthetized mice, which could explain sudden deaths in...
Amebomas or amebic granulomas are unusual sequelae of acute amebiasis. Because clinical diagnosis is often difficult and amebae may not be found in stool specimens, rectal biopsies, mucosal scrapings, and serological tests for amebae assume paramount importance in helping to establish a...
Impedance plethysmography proves useful in diagnosing thrombosis
Impedance plethysmography is the most practical method yet developed for detection of deep vein thrombosis, according to four Harvard Medical School investigators.
It is a safe, simple,...
Due to the acute shortage of hospital beds and the need for physicians to curb rising health expenses, it is desirable to save the patient hospital days whenever possible. Time can be lost in the admission and discharge of patients as well as in the diagnostic work-up in the clinical...
Read and print from thousands of top scholarly journals.
Continue with Facebook
Sign up with Google
Log in with Microsoft
Already have an account? Log in
Bookmark this article. You can see your Bookmarks on your DeepDyve Library.
To save an article, log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
Sign Up Log In
To subscribe to email alerts, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
To get new article updates from a journal on your personalized homepage, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.