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Fat and Blood - An Essay on the Treatment of Certain Forms of Neurasthenia and Hysteria
The continued favor which this book has enjoyed in Europe as well as in this country has rendered me doubly desirous to make it a thorough and clear statement of the treatment of the kind of cases which it discusses as carried out in my practice to-day. In the endeavor to do this, the present edition, like the last two, has been carefully revised by my son, Dr. John K. Mitchell, and there is no chapter, and scarcely a page, where some alteration or addition has not been made, besides those of the sixth and seventh editions, as the result of added years of experience. Especially in the chapters on the means of treatment some details have been thought worth adding to help the statement so often repeated in the book that success will depend on the care with which details are carried out. The chapter on massage, rewritten for the last edition, has been once more revised and somewhat extended, in order to make it an accurate as well as a scientific, if brief, statement of the best method which use and observation have taught us. A chapter on the handling of several diseases not described in former editions has been added by the editor. S. WEIR MITCHELL. ......Buy Now (To Read More)
Ebook Number: 16230
Author: Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir)
Release Date: Jul 7, 2005
Editor: Mitchell, John K. (John Kearsley), 1859-1917
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