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St. Luke's Hospital Patient Case Reports
Biomed.0349  
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Patient case reports for St. Luke's Hospital, in London, from 1839-1840 were completed in manuscript by James Luke on pre-printed forms which were bound as a ledger. The printed headings are: Name -- Age -- Residence -- Occupation -- Married or not -- Habits -- Religion -- When Attack commenced -- 1st Attack or not -- Supposed cause -- Relatives Affected -- Evidences of patient's Insanity -- Dangerous to self or others -- What variation -- Has Patient been under treatment, and how long -- State of Bodily Health -- Admitted -- Discharged -- How. Some patients were discharged as "cured"; some died while in residence; and some cases remained open past the last recorded date of September, 1840. --Antiquarian bookseller's description.
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1 unknown (1 volume)
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