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


[ID:5536] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr John Aird / Regarding: Mrs Aird (Patient), Dr John Aird (Patient) / 27 September 1787 / (Outgoing)

Reply to Dr Aird concerning his own case.


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DOC ID 5536
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/20/156
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date27 September 1787
Annotation None
TypeMachine scribal copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply to Dr Aird concerning his own case.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2086]
Case of Dr John Aird of Sterling, who has 'fits' of asthma. He first consulted Cullen in person at Edinburgh.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3079]AddresseeDr John Aird
[PERS ID:3079]PatientDr John Aird
[PERS ID:3076]PatientMrs Aird
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Cullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Stirling Mid Scotland Scotland Europe inferred
Therapeutic Recommendation West Indies certain
Mentioned / Other Bath South-West England Europe certain

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