Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1461]: Case of Mr Peter Harkness who is advised on regimen including asses milk.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:654] 
Directions for Mr Peter Harkness, whose case has been drawn up by Mr [Yestour?]. Instructions are largely dietary, beginning with a course of asses' milk. 19 October 1782
 
[DOC ID:661] 
Reply regarding Mr Peter Harkness. Cullen states his certainty 'of there being a collection of matter in the thorax'. 3 November 1782
 

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 5295] Dr
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 5294] Mr Peter Harkness (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 929] Dr Thomas Yorstoun (Yerstoun, Yorstown, Yorkston)

Unique Places linked to this Case

1 found.

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

Places and role of place

1 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