Denis Boyd

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Propranolol alone was used to prepare 20 thyrotoxic patients, 19 women and 1 man, for subtotal thyroidectomy. Serum thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3) concentrations were measured immediately before, at several stages during and after the surgical procedure. As judged primarily by the cardiovascular response, an average of 80 mg (range 40 to 120 mg)(More)
DEFINITION OF SIMPLE FEBRILE CONVULSIONS In order to appreciate current concepts of febrile convulsions, it is important to consider briefly some of the views expressed by earlier investigators. One of the earliest references to the condition is that of Husler (1921) who stated that febrile convulsions were not related to epilepsy. Faxen (1935) and Herlitz(More)