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


[ID:2306] From: Dr John Storer / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Burnside (in Nottingham) (Patient) / 18 August 1783 / (Incoming)

Letter from Dr John Storer, concerning the case of Mr Burnside.


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DOC ID 2306
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1363
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date18 August 1783
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter from Dr John Storer, concerning the case of Mr Burnside.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1453]
Case of Mr Burnside whose illness began after he returned from America. His protracted history includes flu, a cough, a thoracic disorder and an attack of insensibility at night termed 'an incubus'.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:5054]AuthorDr John Storer
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4364]PatientMr Burnside (in Nottingham)
[PERS ID:5054]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr John Storer
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:5054]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendDr John Storer

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Nottingham Midlands England Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

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