Re: Leeches (Re: Metric Time (was Re: Why not 13 months? (Was La Systeme Metrique))
16 Oct 1995 17:18:41 GMT

In <>, (Peter Ceresole) writes:
>In article <>,
> (Dave Ratcliffe) wrote:
>>Maggots to eat away necrotic tissue. It's already being done.
>Has been for a long time. I was talking to an army medical officer who
>served in a neurological unit in Italy in 1943/44.
Even longer than that. The benefits of maggots were observed in the first world war.
I'm sure that the senior thesis I ran across at Reed College detailing an investigation
of the subject dated from Between The Wars. This lead is provided free of charge
to any interested scholars.

Dan Drake