DR. AYRE'S TREATMENT OF MALIGNANT CHOLERA WITH SMALL AND FREQUENT DOSES OF CALOMEL

J Ayre
1833 The Lancet  
publication a small work on the method of treating the malignant cholera by small and frequently-repeated doses of calomel. I shall feel greatly obliged if those of your readers who adopted the practice will favour me with a communication on the results of it. I am desirous of becoming informed of the number of cases which have been so treated, with the rate of their mortality, and the nature of the casualties which favoured it, distinguishing those cases in which the disease was fully
more » ... was fully developed, from those which were treated a;,d arrested in the premonitory stage. Those gentlemen residing in London, and to the south and west ofit, will be pleased to forward their letter; to the care of mv publishers, Messrs. Long. man and Co., whilst all others mav be sen to me at this place. Trusting to be ex cused for the intrusion of this notice, I am Sir, respectfully, your obedient humble ser rant,
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