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PREFACE TO THE TENTH EDITION.
In this Edition the Author has made various corrections and additions, which he hopes will add to the utility of the work, and be deemed improvements.
The most important addition is the Prosodiacal Vocabulary, exhibiting the quantities and the accents in the pronunciation of the names of drugs and chemicals employed in medicine.
TABLE OF CONTENTS.
puncture, &c. Issues, mode of production.
Voltaic electricity. Electro-magnetism. Elec-
purge,-to bind the bowels. Clysters. Sup-
Sect. 12.-Terms relating to Doses. Doses or por-
tions. Spoonfuls, cupfuls, glassfuls. Volume
Sect. 16.-Terms relating to the Powers and Uses
of Remedies. To cure, to prevent relapses, to
CHAP. 1.-For Blood-letting