Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1837]: Case of Catherine Davidson whose health is fully restored after following Cullen's earlier advice but who wants to know if she should start using a shower bath after the winter.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:4984]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply, 'Miss Ellison and Miss David[son]'. Patient identified as Catherine Davidson of Newcastle from a related letter. Addressee identified as the Newcastle surgeon Mr Ingham in index. 15 February 1783
 
[DOC ID:2561] 
Letter from Catherine Davidson, concerning her own case. She consulted Cullen in person the previous summer, and is now in good health, apart from problems with sleeplessness. Due to the winter weather she has neglected use of the shower bath. She conveys her brother's regards, also. 11 February 1785
 

People involved in this case

7 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 2598] Mr Ralph Bates
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2671] Miss Catherine Davidson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 5396] Mr Davidson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2597] Miss Ellison (Alison)
[PERS ID: 82] Mr William Ingham (Alison)
[PERS ID: 2670] Mr Watson (Alison)

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 Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

5 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 Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Newcastle upon Tyne North-East England Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain