Book Review The American Illustrated Medical Dictionary . By W. A. Newman Dorland, A.M., M.D. Sixth edition, revised and enlarged. Philadelphia and London: W. B. Saunders Company. 1911

1912 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
perforation. In 8 there was none. The latter class of cases were just beginning to be recognized. Peritonitis was general so far as he could see. After describing the technic of the operation, Dr. Eisendrath drew the following conclusions: (1) We could greatly reduce the mortality of peritonitis if we were able to get the cases early before the septic intoxication was too far advanced. (2) Our first consideration must be to seal up the source of infection, and thus check the further inflow of
more » ... further inflow of infectious material
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