Doctor in 1892 shows awareness of the dangers of morphine and discusses decline in its use

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Doctor in 1892 shows awareness of the dangers of morphine and discusses decline in its use - present day. The- The- use of the hypodermic...
present day. The- The- use of the hypodermic syringe is not nearly sojgeneral now as It was up to mat time ana Physicians, wltn othtr substitutes for morphine which were not Known men. are rar more carerui in its use. Even when morphine has to be adminis tered now many physicians do it in such a way as to keep their patients In ignorauce of its use, so that there can be no possibility possibility of tha morphine habit be ing formed by the knowledge that It was morphine which gave the desired relief. But

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  1. St. Louis Post-Dispatch,
  2. 03 May 1892, Tue,
  3. Page 9

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  • Doctor in 1892 shows awareness of the dangers of morphine and discusses decline in its use

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