[Skip to Content]
[Skip to Content Landing]
Article
January 25, 1890

EDITORIAL NOTES.

JAMA. 1890;XIV(4):133-134. doi:10.1001/jama.1890.02410040025005

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.

Abstract

HOME. 

The New York Pathological Society.  — The following officers were elected at the annual meeting of this Society held January 8, 1890: President—Dr. J. West Roosevelt; Vice-President —Dr. H. P. Loomis; Treasurer—Dr. J. H. Hinton; Secretary—Dr. T. L. Stedman; Editor of the Transactions—Dr. G. C. Freeborn; Committee on Admission and Ethics—Drs. W. P. Northrup, H. P. Loomis, R. H. Sayre, J. S. Ely and R. G. Freeman; Committee on Publication—Drs. T. M. Prudden and W. B. James.

Deaths Following the Use of a Soothing Syrup.  —Dr. A. G. Belleau has called the attention of the Quebec Board of Health to six fatal cases among children following the use of a so-called soothing syrup, which upon examination showed the presence of opium in large proportion. It is supposed that a mistake was made in the compounding of the syrup and four or five times the amount of opium required by

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
×