Book Review Local and Regional Anesthesia . With Chapters on Spinal, Epidural, Paravertebral, and Parasacral Analgesia, and on Other Applications of Local and Regional Anesthesia to the Surgery of the Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat, and to Dental Practice. By Carroll W. Allen, M.D., Instructor in Clinical Surgery at the Tulane University of Louisiana, New Orleans; Lecturer and Instructor in Genito-Urinary and Rectal Diseases at the New Orleans Polyclinic; Visiting Surgeon to the Charity Hospital. With an Introdu ...

1915 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
straint. The lunacy commission, he remarks, has been always most punctilious in avoiding any interference with legitimate therapeutical methods, yet the use of the dry and wet pack is still considered as a method of restraint in their revised regulations of 1913. These regulations demand still further consideration and it may be hoped that, whilst preventing the abuse of wet packing, they may be so framed as to encourage its employment as one of the most important and valuable means of
more » ... e means of treatment of the insane.
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