(Edema of the lungs does not, however, show the same degree or the same kind of dyspncea. Respiration ... Intercostal neuralgia, which restricts the action of the respiratory muscles, may be distinguished by its painful points and by its pain in general. ... Many patients get this relief sitting in a chair with the elbows supported upon its arms ; others kneel with the elbows upon the chair or side 528 ASTHMA.
|Title||:||A System of Practical Therapeutics: Fevers. Diseases of the respiratory system, circulatory system, and haematopoietic system. Diseases of the digestive system|
|Author||:||Hobart Amory Hare, Walter Chrystie|