An Inquiry Into The Principles Of Treatment Of Broken Limbs; A Philosophico-surgical Essay With…

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byWilliam Francis Fluhrer

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916. Excerpt: ... LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS Patient on apparatus in the application of a plaster-of-Paris splint to a fracture of the shaft of the femur Frontispiece no. PAGE 1. A diagrammatic representation of a truss in the median longitudinal plane of the leg in a fracture of the tibia S 2. Plan of cutting blanket covering of thigh in fracture of shaft of the femur 27 8. Ground plan of the position of the patient upon apparatus for setting a fracture of the femur 30 4. Construction of the pelvic portion of the thigh splint, rear view 36 5. Hand crochet-drill and fork Ill 6. Use of fork in placing loop of silk in notch of the crochet-drill 112 7. Drilling of an irregular fracture of the patella while the knee-joint is extended 114 8. Ordinary curved bistoury for opening abscesses.... 115 9. Author's design of knife for opening abscesses 115 10. Author's design for a probe 118 11. Method ofprobing a tortuous sinus 119 PLATES PLATE I. Rapid immobilization of the broken bones of the leg. Upper figure.--Limb covered with protective. Lower figure.--Tin strips in position on a foundation layer of plaster-of-Paris bandage. II. Rapid immobilization of the broken bones of the leg. Upper figure.--Tin strips bandaged to lower frag-ment. Lower figure.--Finished splint. be PLATE III. Pott's fracture near the ankle-joint. Upper figure.--Tin strips in position upon a founda-tion layer of plaster-of-Paris bandage. Lower figure.--Tin strips being bandaged in position. IV. Fracture of the shaft of the humerus. Left hand figure.--Tin strips in position upon a foun-dation layer of plaster-of-Paris bandage. Right hand figure.--Finished splint. V. Setting of a fracture of the shaft of the femur with tin strips and plaster-of-Paris bandages. The patient has been moved to the operating-table. Upper...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916. Excerpt: ... LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS Patient on apparatus in the application of a plaster-of-Paris splint to a fracture of the shaft of the f...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:36 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:February 2, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217811752

ISBN - 13:9780217811750

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