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of the right ventricle. If the jugulars are so distended that their valves become incompetent the blood wave can be propagated from the right auricle into those vessels, and, theoretically, presystolic pulsation should be seen in them. Such pulsation does not seem as yet, however, to have been observed. Recent L i t e r a t u r e . Elementary Principles of Electro-Therapeutics, for the use of Physicians and Students. Prepared by C. M. Haynes, M. D. Chicago, Ill.: The McIntosh Galvanic and
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