Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1633]: Case of William Holland, a child whose arms are left dysfunctional after surviving chin-cough and smallpox in 1777.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2426] 
Unsigned case note describing the case of William Holland, a disabled infant. Was just dated 1784, but date has been revised after been matched to Cullen's reply. 22? March? 1783?
 
[DOC ID:729] 
Reply, 'For William Holland', a disabled child. Cullen is 'surprised that the Child has survived the series of ailments which he suffered in the year 1777 and before it', and observes that while he has good stamina, the constitution is not 'sound' and possibly scrofulous. Advises on using Swadlingbar water. 29 March 1783
 

People involved in this case

2 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3160] Mr William Holland (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

2 found.

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

Places and role of place

2 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
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain