Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2283]: Case of Dr John Armistead who contracts typhus from a patient.

Documents in this case

6 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:3527] 
Letter from J. Armitstead concerning his own case, having caught typhus 'by attending a number of patients'. 5 June 1789
 
[DOC ID:5830] 
Reply to Dr Armitstead concerning his own case. 8? June? 1789?
 
[DOC ID:3557]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from J. Armitstead, concerning his own case. Armitstead mention's John Hunter's treatment of Lord Montagu's Son from a cough and "spitting of purulent matter" by varying the temperature of the patient to bring on sweats, which Armitstead consider to be "so novel and out of the common run of practice". 21 July 1789
 
[DOC ID:5862] 
Reply to Dr Armitstead concerning his own case. 25 July 1789
 
[DOC ID:3584] 
Letter from J. Armitstead, concerning his own case. 10 September 1789
 
[DOC ID:5896] 
Reply to Dr Armitstead concerning his own case.Cullen states that 'the only proper advice for your future conduct should be from Mr. John Hunter'. 16 September 1789
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 4061] Dr John Armitstead
[PERS ID: 5347] Mr Edward Benson
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 526] Mr John Hunter (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 5890] Lord George Montagu (4th Duke of Manchester)
[PERS ID: 5891] Lord William Montagu (5th Duke of Manchester)

Unique Places linked to this Case

10 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Knaresborough North-East England Europe certain
Place Hest Bank North-West England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place London London and South-East England Europe certain
Place Hull North-East England Europe certain
Place Harrogate North-East England Europe certain
Country Britain Europe certain
Place Hetton North-East England Europe certain
Place Lancaster North-West England Europe certain

Places and role of place

14 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 Knaresborough North-East England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Hest Bank North-West England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Knaresborough North-East England Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Hetton North-East England Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other London London and South-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Hull North-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Harrogate North-East England Europe certain
CountryMentioned / Other Britain Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Knaresborough North-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Hetton North-East England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Lancaster North-West England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Knaresborough North-East England Europe certain