from Dr JH Kellogg's Prescriptions...
- Continuous Bed Rest
- Hot Blanket Pack 30-40 min followed by Cold Mitten Friction 2-4x a day - avoid chilling by keeping skin red
- Ice Bag over sternum in interval, removed 5 min every 30
- Fomentations to back 15 min every 2 hours followed by...
- Protected Heating Compress with Hot Water Bottle in interval to maintain vigorous surface circulation