Cullen

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

 

[ID:3636] From: Dr Oglethorp Wainman (Waineman) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Anonymous (Patient) / [DATE UNKNOWN] / (Incoming)

Letter from Dr Oglethorp Wainman, concerning the case of an unnamed male patient. No date, but Wainman, and Edinburgh graduate, mentions writing to Cullen earlier about his pursuing a career in midwifery [Untraced in CDB and GU Cullen papers]. Date inferred because Wainman is writing to Cullen over another case in May 1780 as if wishing to open-up a dialogue with his old 'master'.

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DOC ID 3636
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/2525
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe Yes
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter from Dr Oglethorp Wainman, concerning the case of an unnamed male patient. No date, but Wainman, and Edinburgh graduate, mentions writing to Cullen earlier about his pursuing a career in midwifery [Untraced in CDB and GU Cullen papers]. Date inferred because Wainman is writing to Cullen over another case in May 1780 as if wishing to open-up a dialogue with his old 'master'.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting Yes

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Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2390]
Case of an unnamed male patient, under thirty years of age, who is suffering from attacks of pain at night, and palpitations as reported by Dr Oglethorp Wainman who mentions writing earlier seeking Cullen's advice on pursuing midwifery as a career.
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Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:835]AuthorDr Oglethorp Wainman (Waineman)
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4262]Patient
[PERS ID:835]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr Oglethorp Wainman (Waineman)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4263]OtherMr Fall

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

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