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

 

[ID:6163] From: Dr Joseph Brandreth / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Heywood (Patient), Mrs Dickson (Patient) / 5 July 1787 / (Incoming)

Letter from Dr J. Brandreth, concerning 'a case of locked Jaw' in the infirmary in Liverpool. It also gives an account on Mr Heywood and the fate of an earlier patient Mr T. Dickson.

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Metadata

FieldData
DOC ID 6163
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/3/151
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date5 July 1787
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction Yes
Case Note Yes
Summary Letter from Dr J. Brandreth, concerning 'a case of locked Jaw' in the infirmary in Liverpool. It also gives an account on Mr Heywood and the fate of an earlier patient Mr T. Dickson.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No

Case

Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1022]
Case of Mr T. Dickson, an impetuous young man who suffers pains in his face and costiveness and who rides from his home in Liverpool to Cheltenham and on to Bath and then Bristol, and then Harrogate taking the waters in pursuit of health.
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[Case ID:1611]
Case of Mr Heywood a young man 'of Herculean stature' who has started having convulsive fits.
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[Case ID:2434]
Case of 'locked-jaw' in the Liverpool Infirmary.
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People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:2312]AuthorDr Joseph Brandreth
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3185]PatientMr Heywood
[PERS ID:2243]PatientMr T Dickson
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2312]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr Joseph Brandreth
[PERS ID:4037]Other Physician / SurgeonDr Duncan
[PERS ID:4038]Other Physician / SurgeonDr Withering
[PERS ID:4041]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMiss Dickson
[PERS ID:4036]OtherMr Earle
[PERS ID:4042]OtherMr Hodgson

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Liverpool North-West England Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Leghorn (Livorno) Italy Italy Europe certain

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