Cullen

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

 

Steaming

Sitting over steaming water (usually employed to ease external piles).

Category: Treatments
Sub category: General

4 documents found with this item tagged. See below for the various ways that this item has been used in the the documents.



[DOC ID:754] to sit upover the steam of warm water on page (4)
[ID:754] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mr Duff (Patient) / August? 1762 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:2555] steam on page (4)
[ID:2555] From: Dr John Gilchrist (of Speddoch) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Aitken (Patient) / 10 January 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:94] let him recieve the steam into his mouth on page (1)
[ID:94] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr Alexander Mollison (Molison, Molyson) / Regarding: Mr Watson (Patient) / 28 May 1770 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:94] steam let a cloth be thrown over his head to hang down before his face so as to confine the steam as much as it can be on page (1)
[ID:94] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr Alexander Mollison (Molison, Molyson) / Regarding: Mr Watson (Patient) / 28 May 1770 / (Outgoing)