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dc.contributor.authorMill, James Davidsonen
dc.date.accessioned2019-02-15T14:36:55Z
dc.date.available2019-02-15T14:36:55Z
dc.date.issued1940en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1842/35322
dc.description.abstractThe etiology, clinical picture, and treatment of influenza up till the discovery of sulphanilamide has been recounted. Sulphanilamide and its derivatives discussed.en
dc.description.abstractA comparison made of the use of sulphanilamide and ordinary drugs in some sixty cases of influenza which occurred in Adelaide this year and a final conclusion arrived at that the treatment of influenza should comprise the following six main points.en
dc.description.abstract1. The wearing of a mask of five layers of gauze for all who are in contact with influenza. 2. Gargles and mouth washes,especially of dilute ammon. sulphate to prevent introduction of virus. 3. Adequate rest in bed. 4. Ordinary drugs as required for special symptoms. 5. Prophylactic vaccines of the virus in all its strains as soon as available, given at correct times to have maximum protection when epidemic is due. 6.M & B 693 to deal with the secondary invading organisms.en
dc.publisherThe University of Edinburghen
dc.relation.ispartofAnnexe Thesis Digitisation Project 2019 Block 22en
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dc.titleInfluenza and its treatmenten
dc.typeThesis or Dissertationen
dc.type.qualificationlevelDoctoralen
dc.type.qualificationnameMD Doctor of Medicineen


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