This section is from the book "Homoeopathic Domestic Practice", by Egbert Guernsey. Also available from Amazon: Homoeopathic domestic practice.
Of the numerous accidents which are liable to happen every day, some are trifling in their character, and others, unless promptly relieved, are capable of producing severe suffering and sometimes death. It is well to know what to do in these cases, until the aid of a physician can be obtained, as from want of proper knowledge and in the excitement and confusion of the moment, steps are often taken productive of far more harm than good. We shall first notice