New pocket medical formulary, selections

New pocket medical formulary, selections
The New pocket medical formulary by W. E. Finch is a small, reference book, with a tattered, leather binding embossed with gold letters. It was published in 1912 by F.A.Davis Company of Philadelphia and has 474 pages. The formulary contains an alphabetical listing of ailments and corresponding remedies e.g., flatulence, freckles, x-ray burns, bubonic plague, stye, and colic. The book gives formulas and doses for hypodermic medication, a list of ailments with symptoms, a dose table, and measurement conversion charts. Also included are instructions for dealing with emergencies and poisoning. In the back of the formulary is a section detailing each State’s requirements to legally practice medicine.
Original Format
Local Identifier
QV F546N 1912
Location of Original
Laupus History Collection Books
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Annie Anderson Apr 18 2019

This pocket medical formulary is housed at Laupus Library.

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