Nurses in the civil war

The Civil War was a historical event for everybody in the United States. There were many men who fought and many women wanted to get the opportunity to support those soldiers in the war. There are no real proofs that show the number of women who involved to that event. But, some historians estimate that...
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Horner’s Syndrome – A Medical Discovery From the American Civil War

Unequally sized pupils in combination with a drooping eyelid on the side of the smaller pupil and decreased sweating on the same side of the face is known as Horner’s syndrome, named for Johann Friedrich Horner, a Swiss ophthalmologist who wrote up a case in 1869. When present, Horner’s syndrome indicates interruption of the sympathetic...
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