Showing 122 results

Archival description
St George's
Advanced search options
Print preview View:

7 results with digital objects Show results with digital objects

Dinah Green, 17, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 17
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 11 May 1846
Date of death: 30 Jun 1846
Disease (transcribed): Fracture of sternum, of pelvis, of left leg and of left arm. Secondary deposits in various parts. Suppuration about some of the fractures. Pleuropneumonia.
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Sternum); Fracture (Pelvis); Fracture (Leg); Fracture (Arm); Suppuration (Fractures); Pleuropneumonia (Pleura, Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: Gee, Adolphus John
Post mortem examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical notes: This patient threw himself from the window of a fifth story building and fell on her side.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, left inferior extremity, left superior extremity, right forearm and sternum
Type of incident: Suicide

George Carter, 24, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 6 Mar 1850
Date of death: 19 May 1850
Disease (transcribed): Caries of cranium. Abscess of scalp. Old pleural adhesions, with condensation of lung, and several cavities on right. No tubercles
Disease (standardised): Caries (Skull); Abscess (Scalp); Adhesions (Pleura); Cavities (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Nairne, Robert. Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Post mortem examination performed by: Holl, Harvey Buchanan
Medical notes: This man applied for admission for relief of cough and spitting with pain on the right side of the chest.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Head, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

William Smart, 72, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 72
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 1 Feb 1860
Date of death: 9 Apr 1860
Disease (transcribed): Senile gangrene
Disease (standardised): Gangrene
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'A month before admission he cut a corn on the little toe of the right foot. He cut it rather more than he intended & made a small wound. He continued to walk about & it did not heal’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, arteries, abdomen, right shoulder

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

Isabella Summers, 52, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 52
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 12 Oct 1859
Date of death: 22 Feb 1860
Disease (transcribed): Scirrhus of heart. Malignant disease of the bones
Disease (standardised): Scirrhus (Heart); Malignant disease (Bones)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This patient was admitted under Dr Pitman [Henry Pitman] on the 12th of October 1859, for what was supposed to be rheumatic pains in her limbs’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, bones

Type of incident: n/a

Mary Worboys, 74, Widow

Occupation or role: Widow
Age: 74
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 10 Feb 1861
Date of death: 17 Mar 1861
Disease (transcribed): Fracture of the neck of the femur. Bedsores. Secondary deposits
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Leg); Pressure ulcer (Skin); Deposits (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Johnson, Henry Charles
Medical examination performed by: Rouse, James
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: The patient had tripped on a piece of carpet and fell to the ground. On admission it was found that she had fractured the neck of the right femur.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and hip joints
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

George Hampshire, 43, Coffee house keeper

Occupation or role: Coffee house keeper
Age: 43
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Jul 1883
Date of death: 25 Jul 1883
Disease (transcribed): Cirrhosis of liver
Disease (standardised): Cirrhosis (Liver)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Myers, Arthur Thomas
Post mortem examination performed by: Giles, Oswald
Medical notes: Throughout his life he had been accustomed to heavy drinking, either taking 6 or 7 pints of old ale daily, or about a quart of spirits generally whiskey.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, liver, spleen, kidneys, abdomen and heart
Type of incident: n/a

Edward Marchant, 29, Joiner

Occupation or role: Joiner
Age: 29
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 3 Oct 1902
Date of death: 8 Nov 1902
Disease (transcribed): Phthisis. Membranous laryngitis (Diphtheria)
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung); Laryngitis (Larynx); Diphtheria (Pharynx)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Roland Charles
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: About five weeks ago he began a bad cough which seemed to get worse on moving about.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, heart, abdomen, liver, spleen, kidneys, suprarenals, pancreas, bladder and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

Hope, Anne: Memoir of the late James Hope M.D.

Full title: ‘Memoir of the Late James Hope, M.D., Physician to the St George’s Hospital, &c. &c. By Mrs Hope [Anne Fulton Hope]. To which are added. Remarks on Classical Education, by Dr Hope; and Letters from a Senior to a Junior Physician, by Dr Burder, The whole edited by Klein Grant, M.D. &c &c. Second edition’

Parry, T. Wilson: Immortal Names and Other Poems

Inscription on flyleaf: ‘To the Editor St George’s Hospital Gazette with the compliments of the author T. Wilson Parry. I have put a pencil mark against those contributions that were published in the Gazette, in the Contents pages. They number 19 [continued]’

Rolleston, Humphry Davy: The Life of Sir Clifford Allbutt

Inscriptions inside the cover and on flyleaf: ‘Presented to the Library by Mr R.R. James 9th July 1945’, ‘St George’s Hospital Medical School Library from R.R.J.’, ‘[?] miles of Leeds 9/6’, ‘R.R. James 1930’

South, John Flint; Power, D’Arcy; Paget, James: Memorials of the Craft of Surgery in England

Ex libris of Robert Rutson James pasted inside the front cover. Inscriptions on flyleaf and title page: ‘Herbert M. Page, Esq. M.D., D.P.H. from A.H.P. & H.J.P 10th Dec 1889. Wishing him Many Happy Returns of the Day’, ‘R.R. James 1925. To go to the Library, St George’s Hospital Medical School, Hyde Park Corner, London S.W.1 R.R.J. 1949. Sent 1950’

Includes a loose note by R.R. James relating to visiting St George’s, articles written for the Gazette and H.M. Page.

Results 1 to 25 of 122