Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:537]: Case of Mrs Montgomerie [Montgomery] who is advised to travel and prescribed a linctus for her cough. It is assumed this is the same patient from inconclusive, but strong internal evidence.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:308] 
Reply with detailed directions 'For Mrs Montgomerie' Cullen recommends that she should go to the country as soon as possible and advises on diet etc. She should otherwise keep to a plan of regimen provided earlier and A 'Linctus and strengthening infusion' also prescribed previously. 11 June 1775
 
[DOC ID:359] 
Reply giving directions for Mrs Montgomery in which Cullen recommends travel to the South of France to avoid the winter cold, and adds a recipe for pills to be taken if her breathing becomes uneasy. He refers to Dr Cairnie being involved in her case. 9 November 1775
 

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1582]
[PERS ID: 1590] Dr John Cairnie
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1500] Mrs Montgomery (Montgomerie)

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
Region South of France France 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
RegionTherapeutic Recommendation South of France France Europe certain