Cullen

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

 

Evacuation

'The action or process of depleting (the body or any organ), or of clearing out (morbid matter, ‘humours’, etc.), by medicine or other artificial means' - OED Close to 'purging' but given own number. Only use when an actual treatment is being discussed.

Category: Treatments
Sub category: General

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



[DOC ID:4839] produced also a larger evacuation on page (1)
[ID:4839] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr Robert Clerk (Clarke; Clerke; of Mavisbank) / Regarding: Colonel George Clerk (Clarke, Clark) (Patient) / 29 May 1784 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:4939] evacuation on page (7)
[ID:4939] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr / Regarding: Mr George Crawford (Patient) / 30 October 1784 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:2459] evacuations on page (3)
[ID:2459] From: Dr John Alves / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Jane Fraser (of Relick) (Patient) / 20 May 1784 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2078] external Evacuations on page (2)
[ID:2078] From: Mr John Blair / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr John Blair (Patient) / 18 October 1781 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1786] Evacuation on page (3)
[ID:1786] From: Mr Stephen Cleasby / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Smith (of Barnard Castle) (Patient) / 28 December 1779 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1721] Evacuations on page (1)
[ID:1721] From: Mr Thomas Mack / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Moodie (Moody) (Patient) / 18 August 1779 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:176] evacuation on page (3)
[ID:176] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr John Alves / Regarding: Captain Ross (Patient) / 4 August 1781 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:1665] Evacuations on page (2)
[ID:1665] From: Mr Alexander Hamilton Inglis (of Murdist(o)un; Alexander Inglis Hamilton) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Alexander Hamilton Inglis (of Murdist(o)un; Alexander Inglis Hamilton) (Patient) / 3 May 1779 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:665] evacuations on page (2)

[DOC ID:665] eva¬ cuations on page (2)

[DOC ID:680] such accustomed large evacuations on page (1)
[ID:680] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr William Hamilton (in Glasgow) / Regarding: Mr Thomas Alston (Patient), Mrs Janet Arnot (Alston) (of Silverwood) (Patient) / 7 December 1782 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:680] whilst the evacuations are to be in any mea¬ sure omitted on page (1)
[ID:680] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr William Hamilton (in Glasgow) / Regarding: Mr Thomas Alston (Patient), Mrs Janet Arnot (Alston) (of Silverwood) (Patient) / 7 December 1782 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:692] your evacuations may be more moderate on page (1)
[ID:692] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr William Hamilton (in Glasgow) / Regarding: Mr Thomas Alston (Patient) / 28 December 1782 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:692] till the evacuations have been practised for some time on page (1)
[ID:692] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr William Hamilton (in Glasgow) / Regarding: Mr Thomas Alston (Patient) / 28 December 1782 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:634] evacuation on page (3)
[ID:634] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr William Hamilton (in Glasgow) / Regarding: Mr Thomas Alston (Patient), Mrs Janet Arnot (Alston) (of Silverwood) (Patient) / 4 September 1782 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:5812] any evacuation on page (2)
[ID:5812] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr James Wood (of Keithick) / Regarding: Mr Robert Richardson (Patient) / 24 April 1789 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:4993] evacuations on page (1)
[ID:4993] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Alexander Taylor (Sanders) / Regarding: Mrs Orr (Patient), Mr Stuart (Patient) / 28 February 1785 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:4591] a topical evacuation may be necessary on page (1)
[ID:4591] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Alexander Stevenson (Professor; of Dalgairn ) / Regarding: Mr Alexander Craig (Patient) / 3 April 1780 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:4557] evacuations on page (1)
[ID:4557] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mr Smith (of Barnard Castle) (Patient) / 1 January 1780 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:4253] artificial vicarious evacuation on page (1)
[ID:4253] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr Henry William Tytler / Regarding: Mrs (Lady) (Patient) / 8 June 1778 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:3981] Evacuation on page (1)

[DOC ID:2778] Evacuations on page (14)
[ID:2778] Cover Letter and Case Note / Regarding: Mrs Janet Scott (Sanderson) (Patient), Mr Gilbert Basil Scott (Basil Scott) (Patient) / 25 March 1786 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2684] an evacuation he was not at all accustomed to on page (5)
[ID:2684] From: Dr William Hamilton (in Glasgow) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr John Hyndman (Patient) / 11 August 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:246] such evacua¬ tions on page (1)
[ID:246] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Alexander Taylor (Sanders) / Regarding: Mr Robert Neilson (Nielson, of Paisley) (Patient), Mrs Jean Neilson (Alexander) (Nielson) (Patient), Mr Taylor (Patient) / 8 January 1782 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:2224] evacuations on page (1)
[ID:2224] Case Note / Regarding: Mrs Wharton (Patient) / 31? May? 1782 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2188] evacuation downwards on page (3)
[ID:2188] From: Dr James Hall / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr John Graham (of Dougalston) (Patient) / 12 April 1782 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2001] foecal Evacuation secured by Tinct. Rhei am.Tincture of bitter Rhubarb or Sal RochelRochelle Salt on page (2)
[ID:2001] From: Dr Alexander Stevenson (Professor; of Dalgairn ) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Commissioner James Buchanan (Provost Buchanan; formerly of Drumpellier) (Patient) / 20 April 1781 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1774] evacuations on page (3)
[ID:1774] From: Dr Robert Innes / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Dr Robert Innes (Patient) / 14 December 1779 / (Incoming)