Cullen

The Consultation Letters of Dr William Cullen (1710-1790) at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

 

[Case ID:1179]: Case of Mrs Davidson [Davidson] of South Queensferry who is being treated for a chest complaint and 'hysteric fits'.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1372] 
Letter from George McCallum, concerning the case of Mrs Davison. 24 February 1779
 
[DOC ID:4384] 
Reply, 'For Mrs Davidson' Cullen notes his disappointment that opiates have not had more of an effect, but writes that he does not 'dislike the hysteric fit as it generally marks a less inflammatory state'. 25 February 1779
 

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1951] Mrs Davison (Davidson)
[PERS ID: 1950] George McCallum (Davidson)

Unique Places linked to this Case

3 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place South Queensferry (Queensferry) Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

4 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificPlace of WritingCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing South Queensferry (Queensferry) Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter South Queensferry (Queensferry) Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain