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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Bigelow, Jacob, 1786-1879.
Nature in disease.
Boston : Ticknor and Fields, 1854
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
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|Notes:||Also available online.
|Description:||viii, 391 pages ; 19 cm|
|Contents:||On self-limited diseases --
On the treatment of disease --
Practical views of medical education --
Report on homoeopathy --
On the medical profession, and quackery --
On gout and its treatment --
On the treatment of injuries occasioned by fire and heated substances --
On the burial of the dead, and the cemetery at Mount Auburn --
Remarks and experiments on pneumothorax --
On the Pharmacopoeia of the United States --
On the mucuna pruriens, with remarks on the irritability of different textures --
On the poisonous effects of the American partridge, or ruffed grouse --
On coffee and tea, and their medicinal effects --
Report on the action of Cochituate water on lead pipes, and the influence of the name on health --
On the history and use of tobacco --
On the early history of medicine --
Address delivered before the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, at the opening of their course of lectures, October 27, 1852.
|Responsibility:||by Jacob Bigelow.|