Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:501]: Case of Mr Callow, who is 'subject to inflammation of the throat on catching the least cold'.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1190] 
Letter introducing the bearer, a Mr Callow, and describing his case. He is 'subject to inflammation of the throat on catching the least cold'. December 1775
 
[DOC ID:370] 
Reply 'For Mr Callow', who is suffering from a cough. Cullen does not believe him to be affected with consumption, but warns that his time of life and constitution allow no security against the disease, and recommends preventative measures. 11 December 1775
 

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1616]
[PERS ID: 1612] Mr Callow
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

4 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
Region Isle of Man England Europe certain
Country Britain Europe certain

Places and role of place

4 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
RegionTherapeutic Recommendation Isle of Man England Europe certain
CountryMentioned / Other Britain Europe certain