The Treatment of Puerperal Fever by Formalin

  • Published 2016 in The Hospital
doubt about the infection of the blood with streptococci, and the recovery followed so smartly upon the injection of the second dose of the antiseptic that the physician in attendance, Dr. Charles C. Burrows, of the Bellevue Hospital, New York, felt that the cure must be attributed to the treatment. Since this case, which occurred in December, 1902, several… (More)