0
We're unable to sign you in at this time. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
We were able to sign you in, but your subscription(s) could not be found. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
There may be a problem with your account. Please contact the AMA Service Center to resolve this issue.
Contact the AMA Service Center:
Telephone: 1 (800) 262-2350 or 1 (312) 670-7827  *   Email: subscriptions@jamanetwork.com
Error Message ......
ARTICLE |

A CLINICOPATHOLOGIC STUDY OF CARBON MONOXID POISONING

J. W. McCONNELL, M.D.; WILLIAM G. SPILLER, M.D.
JAMA. 1912;LIX(24):2122-2126. doi:10.1001/jama.1912.04270120107006.
Text Size: A A A
Published online

REMARKS BY DR. MC CONNELL  Through the courtesy of Dr. Charles K. Mills, I am enabled to make this report of a fatal case of poisoning by carbon monoxid, the patient having died in his service at the Philadelphia General Hospital. As a recital of mere symptoms is almost valueless in these days of search for ultimate conditions, Dr. William G. Spiller kindly undertook the pathologic study and by his unusual findings established a sufficient reason for this presentation. I take this opportunity of expressing my appreciation of Dr. Spiller's kindness in associating his microscopic work with my clinical study.Poisoning by carbon monoxid may be divided into three great classes, the division being determined by the mode of onset of the symptoms: acute poisoning, chronic poisoning and relapsing carbon monoxid poisoning.Under acute poisoning are included those cases in which the manifestations appear very promptly after the exposure of

Topics

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

First Page Preview

View Large
First page PDF preview

Figures

Tables

References

Letters

CME
Meets CME requirements for:
Browse CME for all U.S. States
Accreditation Information
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AMA designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians who complete the CME course and score at least 80% correct on the quiz are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Note: You must get at least of the answers correct to pass this quiz.
You have not filled in all the answers to complete this quiz
The following questions were not answered:
Sorry, you have unsuccessfully completed this CME quiz with a score of
The following questions were not answered correctly:
Commitment to Change (optional):
Indicate what change(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Your quiz results:
The filled radio buttons indicate your responses. The preferred responses are highlighted
For CME Course: A Proposed Model for Initial Assessment and Management of Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Indicate what changes(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.

Multimedia

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.

Jobs
brightcove.createExperiences();