Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:270]: Case of Mr Andrew Stewart who is given detailed advice on diet and exercise to manage dyspepsia and plethora, with three recipes (purgative and laxative); also advised to winter in a warmer climate.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:3643] 
Reply, in form of retained, corrected draft by Cullen, concerning the case of Andrew Steuart [Stewart?], who is liable to gout. Not numbered, but amounts to a detailed discussion of regimen, particular the adverse effects of cold air on bodies, with advice on exercise and lifestyle. [MMG] May be worth checking if the last pages are among unidentified pieces. 1769?
 
[DOC ID:75] 
Reply 'For Mr Andrew Stewart', concerning diet and exercise as treatment for dyspepsia and plethora, with three recipes (purgative and laxative). He is also advised to winter in a warmer climate. 31 August 1769
 

People involved in this case

2 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 67] Mr Andrew Stewart (Professor Cullen)

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
Country South Europe Europe certain
Country Britain Europe certain

Places and role of place

3 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
CountryTherapeutic Recommendation South Europe Europe certain
CountryMentioned / Other Britain Europe certain