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St George's Hospital Medical School Council 1896

Contents of the meetings:

1 Jun 1896, Dr Ogle [John W. Ogle]; Metropolitan Asylum Board; Award of prizes; New buildings
22 Jun 1896, Assistant demonstrator of anatomy
6 Jul 1896, Award of prizes; Distribution of prizes; Treasurers’ report; Test examinations in medicine
20 Jul 1896, Sir Charles Clarke prize; Clinical prizes
5 Oct 1896, Letters; Prizes; Entrance scholarships; New works; Calendar; Prize day; Donation to the School; Test Examinations in medicine; Webb prize; Jenner memorial
12 Oct 1896, Entrance scholarships; William Brown £40 scholarship; New works; Test examinations; Jenner memorial
2 Nov 1896, Letters; Entrance scholarships; William Brown £40 exhibition; Bacteriological laboratory; Entrance porter; Bacteriology fees; Bicycle house; Directory
7 Dec 1896, Letters; Accounts; New works; Distribution of prizes; School porter
4 Jan 1897, The ex chairman; Correspondence; Entrance scholarships; Procedure in appointment of sub-committees; Entertainment
1 Feb 1897, Chairman; Correspondence; Perpetual pupils fees
2 Mar 1897, Dr Cyril Ogle; Correspondence; Lectureship in surgery; Examiners for prizes during the current session; Out-patient dresserships
30 Mar 1897, Correspondence; Henry Charles Johnson prize; Cleaning; Scale of fees; Mr Cope [student]; Vote of thanks
5 Apr 1897, Atlas of Nerves; Museum; Treasurer; Lecturers; Test examiners; Practical medicine; Joint tickets of admission for qualified men
26 Apr 1897, Head of a Maori
3 May 1897, Correspondence; University of London examinations; Assistant demonstrator of anatomy; Maori head; Award of prizes; Annual dinner; Introductory address; Acland & Brodie prizes; Practical medicine
14 Jun 1897, Annual address & dinner; Auditors; Correspondence; Prizes; Prize examinations
5 Jul 1897, Correspondence; Physiological laboratory; Anatomical models; Prize day; Maori head; Prize examinations
19 Jul 1897, Correspondence; Prizes; New post-mortem room; Almanack
4 Oct 1897, Correspondence; Proficiency prizes & certificates; Furniture & fittings; Entrance scholarships
1 Nov 1897, Correspondence; Maori head; Votes of thanks; St George’s directory; School clerk; Entrance scholarships; London University question
6 Dec 1897, Remuneration of the Treasurer and Dean; University of London question; Resolution of meeting of delegates of schools
13 Dec 1897, London University question
3 Jan 1898, Letters; London University question; Conjoint Board Schedule of chemistry; Facilities to qualified medical practitioners; Registration department
1 Feb 1898, Correspondence; University of London Bill; Schedule in chemistry; Museum; Fire-proof storage; St George’s directory
7 Mar 1898, Election of chairman; Correspondence;Complimentary admissions; Examiners for prizes
21 Mar 1898, Correspondence; Conjoint Board curriculum
5 Apr 1898, Letters; Henry Charles Johnson prize; Appointment of lecturers & demonstrators for the coming year; Fees to students who have passed in anatomy and physiology; Chemistry schedule, Conjoint Board; Anatomical department; Appointment of lecturers & demonstrators for the coming year
2 May 1898, Correspondence; Acland prize; Brodie prize
16 May 1898, Correspondence; Pollock prize; Pathological monstrosity; Remuneration of test examiners; Assistant demonstrators for anatomy
6 Jun 1898, Lectureship on electricity; Prizes; William Brown £40 exhibition; Prize notices; Subjects for clinical prizes; Renewed laboratory fittings; 1st of October; Auditors; Anatomical porter
27 Jun 1898, Treasurer’s prize; Treasurer’s report; Vacation duty in the Dean’s department; Materia Medica Museum; Museum porter; Demonstrator in anatomy; William Brown £40 exhibition
4 Jul 1898, Letters;Sir Charles Clarke’s prize; Dissecting room; Library; Demonstratorship in anatomy
3 Oct 1898, Letters; Calendar; Prize day; Entrance scholarships of 1899; Prizes; Alterations in school; Entry of students
20 Oct 1898, Dr Holloway [James M. Holloway ‘of Louisville, Kentucky, USA’]; Conjoint scheme of clinical study; Entrance scholarship examinations; Vaccination
7 Nov 1898, Correspondence; Expenditure
5 Dec 1898, Correspondence; Dr Hobeika [A.H. Hobeika]; The case of Mr F.M. Hand [Frederick Hand]; Regulation concerning dissection; Dr Cavafy’s [John Cavafy] resignation; Lectureships; Annual dinner
2 Jan 1899, Letters; Insurance; Jenner Institute; Third demonstrator of anatomy; Directory; Entrance scholarships for 1899
16 Jan 1899, Third demonstrator of anatomy; Mr Tyndale [house physician]
6 Feb 1899, Correspondence; Jenner Institute; Pathological Laboratory; Appointment of examiners; University of London
6 Mar 1899, Pollock prize fund; Jenner Institute; Appointment of lecturers & demonstrators; Members of Council; University of London
20 Mar 1899, Correspondence; Royal Army Medical Corps; Dr Batten [of the Children’s Hospital, Great Ormond Street]; Dissection in August; Losses from the School; Photography of Students
10 Apr 1899, Correspondence; Report of the School to the Board; Henry Charles Johnson prize; Assistant demonstrator in anatomy
1 May 1899, Correspondence; University of London; Mr Sich [student]; Mr Grimsdale [Harold Barr Grimsdale]; Brodie prize; Annual celebrations
5 Jun 1899, Correspondence; Prizes; Subjects for clinical prizes; Demonstrator of anatomy; University of London; The library; Annual dinner
26 Jun 1899, Correspondence; Otological Congress; Almanack; Prizes; Auditors; Prize rewards
10 Jul 1899, Letters; Prize distribution; Treasurer’s prize; William Brown exhibition £100; The Treasurer’s statement; Anatomical models; London University commission
25 Sep 1899, Royal Army Medical Corps; Assistant curatorship; Prize day
9 Oct 1899, Letters; Dean’s report; Prizes & certificates; Entrance scholarships; Sir Charles Clarke’s prize; Entrance scholarships in science; Chelsea Clinical Society; Dinner Committee; Pathological laboratory; Demonstrator in chemistry; University commission; Clinical lectures; Postmortem demonstrations
6 Nov 1899, Correspondence; Vote of thanks; Dr Phillips [William A. Phillips]; Concerning a student; Surveyor of taxes; Copy of the original edition of John Hunter’s ‘A Treatise on the Blood etc’
4 Dec 1899, Letters; Lectureships
8 Jan 1900, University of London; Entrance scholarships; Mr Bond’s [student] fees; Lectureship in medicine; Lectureship in Materia Medica; Dr Lazarus Barlow; Demonstrator of anatomy
5 Feb 1900, University of London; Dr Field Hall [J. Field Hall]; Entrance scholarships 1900
5 Mar 1900, Correspondence; University of London commission; Appointment of lecturers & other teachers; Prize examiners; Museum; Re Mr Frederick Garrell Peck [library donation]
19 Mar 1900, Cloakroom attendant
2 Apr 1900, Correspondence; Henry Charles Johnson prize; Assistant demonstrators in anatomy; Case of Mr Munro [George Deans Munro, student]; Eligibility for the Brackenbury prizes; University of London
7 May 1900, The Treasurer; Mr T.C. English [student]; Dr Slater [Charles Slater]; Pollock prize; School servants; Introductory address; Annual dinner; Thompson medal; Clinical prizes; Webb prize; Collection of casts; Surgical class; Mr Fehrsen [A.O.M. Fehrsen, student]
11 Jun 1900, Correspondence; Prizes; Treasurer; Auditors; Library; Chelsea Clinical Society; Mr Leonard Ellis; Pollock prize; Instruction in X-ray work
2 Jul 1900, Treasurer’s report; Assistant Dean; Distribution of prizes; Award of prizes; Conditions of prizes; The teaching of practical surgery
30 Jul 1900, Mr Sheild [Arthur Marmaduke Sheild]; Sir Charles Clarke’s prize
8 Oct 1900, New member; Chairman; Mr Haward [John Warrington Haward]; Medical Sickness etc Society’ Dean’s report; Prizes; Entrance scholarships; Sir Charles Clarke’s prize; Return of fee; Assistant Dean; Blackboards in dissecting room; Election of demonstrator of anatomy; St Mary’s Hospital; Metropolitan Schools of Medicine; Draft re William Brown £40 exhibition; University of London
5 Nov 1900, Correspondence; Report of Committee on the Museum
3 Dec 1900, Letters; Assistant teacher in bacteriology; Demonstrator in anatomy; Present of books; Treasurer’s prize; Museum; Entrance scholarships; Prize distribution; Rules of procedure
7 Jan 1901, Letters; Votes of thanks; Dr Holm [of Copenhagen]; Standing orders
4 Feb 1901, Annual dinner; Mr Leonard E. Ellis [student]; William Brown £40 exhibition; Mr Hubert Sr George Goldsmith [student]; Standing orders; Radiography
4 Mar 1901, Correspondence; Joint clinical scheme; Prize examiners; Appointment of lecturers & teachers; Mr Albert’s proposal
1 Apr 1901, Reports of prize examiners; Fees to advanced students; Annual report; Demonstrators & assistant demonstrators in anatomy; University of London M.B. Examination
6 May 1901, The late Dr Cavafy [John Cavafy]; Correspondence; Prizes; Dr Wichmann [of Copenhagen]; Application for return of fees; 1st October; Dr Slater [Charles Slater]; Prize distribution; Dr Rolleston’s absence [Humphrey Davy Rolleston]; University of London; Dr Bottoni [student]; Brackenbury prize in medicine
3 Jun 1901, Letters; Death of a student [Walter Greig Jack]; Prize distribution; Auditors; Royal Institute of Health; Mr Bain [Donald Bain]; Sinking fund; Mr Alliott [student]; Metropolitan Schools of Medicine; Brackenbury prize in medicine; University of London
10 Jun 1901, University of London
1 Jul 1901, Letters; Treasurer’s statement; Jenner’s relic [Blossom]
11 Jul 1901, Congress in Eastbourne; Tuberculosis Congress
30 Jul 1901, Prizes; Report on clinical teaching in the wards
7 Oct 1901, Correspondence; Scholarships; Sale of books
4 Nov 1901, Letters; William Brown £40 exhibition; Conjoint Board Physics; Vaccination; Complimentary resolutions
2 Dec 1901, Complimentary resolutions; Letters; William Brown £40 exhibition; Entrance scholarship of £85; Peirse-Duncombe benefaction; Practical medicine; St George’s directory; Finance of the school; Notice of motion; Complimentary resolution
6 Jan 1902, Letters; D.P.H. [Diploma in public health] courses; Assistant lecturer in Public Health; Museum of Hygiene; William Brown £40 exhibition; Report on the finance of the school; Museum; Annual dinner account; Communication from the Board
17 Jan 1902, Letters; Position of the school
3 Feb 1902, Treasurer’s prize; William Brown £40 exhibition; Sanitary institute; Entrance scholarships 1902; Maternity department; Report of the Committee appointed to consider the proposal to remove the Hospital to a larger site
17 Feb 1902, Letters; Clinical requirements; Peirse-Duncombe laboratory; Light treatment
3 Mar 1902, Letters; Prize examiners; Appointment of lecturers; Financial position of the school
17 Mar 1902, Finances of the school
7 Apr 1902, Letters; Appointment of demonstrators; Guy’s Hospital scheme of fees; Fees for hospital practice; Advertisements; Henry Charles Johnson prize
12 May 1902, Lectureship in insanity; Brackenbury prize in surgery; Metropolitan Schools of Medicine; Annual report; Introductory address; Annual dinner
2 Jun 1902, Letters; Auditors; Brackenbury prize in medicine & surgery; Mr Fedden [Walter Fedde Fedden]; Lectureship in insanity; Annual distribution of prizes; Brodie prize; Pollock prize
7 Jul 1902, New members; Mr Bond [Edmund Delafosse Bond]; Prize day; Secretaries of annual dinner; Treasurer’s statement; Treasurer’s prize; Mr Cope; Rearrangement of the work of Treasurer and Dean; Joint scheme re entrance scholarships; Prizes
23 Jul 1902, Annual dinner; Webb prize; William Brown £40 exhibition; Sir Charles Clarke’s prize; Pollock prize
6 Oct 1902, October 1st; Letters; St Mary’s Hospital; Prizes; Dean’s statement; Mr Allingham’s [Herbert William Allingham] notice of motion; Condition of the school
10 Oct 1902, Appointment of a Dean; Re financial position of the school
23 Oct 1902, Appointment of a Dean
3 Nov 1902, Complimentary resolutions; Letters; Treasurership; Teaching of anaesthetics; Coaching in the wards; Associated Hospital Scheme
10 Nov 1902, Letters; School secretaryship; Treasurer’s statement
1 Dec 1902, School funds; School secretary; Post-graduate courses; Business of Council & Committee; Remuneration of lecturers; Operative surgery; Purchase of bones; Entrance scholarships; Recognised teachers

May Mott, 40, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 40
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 9 Jan 1896
Date of death: 9 Jan 1896
Disease (transcribed): Obesity. Clinically a case of ‘hemiplegia’
Disease (standardised): Obesity (Systemic); Hemiplegia (Brain)

Admitted under the care of: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, Cyril
Medical notes: n/a
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, adrenals, bladder, uterus, ovaries, joints, skull, brain and spinal cord
Type of incident: n/a

[Name redacted], 61, Artificial flower maker

Occupation or role: Artificial flower maker
Gender: Male
Age: 61
Date of admission: 19 Dec 1933
Date of death: 14 Jan 1934
Disease (transcribed): Chronic bronchitis and heart failure (emphysema)
Disease (standardised): Bronchitis (Lungs); Disease (Heart); Emphysema (Lungs);
Admitted under the care of: Gainsborough, Hugh
Medical examination performed by:
Post mortem examination performed by: Riddell, Victor Horsley
Medical notes: 'Complains of shortness of breath for 3 weeks following a cough. He has no cough now. One month ago had a severe chill with bad headaches. This was diagnosed by his Dr as acute bronchitis with emphysema and albuminuria. He has influenza every year, and bronchitis for the last few’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys (‘specimen lungs and kidneys for microscopy’
Illustrations:
Type of incident:

[Name redacted], 68, Yard foreman

Occupation or role: Yard foreman
Gender: Male
Age: 68
Date of admission: 23 May 1934
Date of death: 5 Jun 1934
Disease (transcribed): Gastric ulcer with stenosis
Disease (standardised): Ulcer (Stomach); Constriction (Digestive system);
Admitted under the care of: Back, Ivor Gordon
Medical examination performed by:
Post mortem examination performed by:
Medical notes: 'Complains of pains in the back and epigastrium. He has had the pain for 4 weeks and it keeps him awake at night. It has no relation to food except that drinking tea makes him worse. Vomited once a week ago and brought up a little blood, this gave him great relief. Has been constipated for the last three days. X-ray showed bismuth in the stomach after 24 hours’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, aorta, abdomen, stomach, liver, kidneys
Illustrations:
Type of incident:

Ellis, George Viner; Ford, G.H.: Illustrations of Dissections

Inscription on flyleaf: ‘Presented by the Executors of the late R.H. Manning 1956’

Full title: ‘Illustrations of Dissections in a Series of Original Coloured Plates, the Size of Life, representing the Dissection of the Human Body .. The drawings are from nature and on stone by Mr Ford from dissections by Professor Ellis, and form a separate voume in imperial folio’

[Name redacted], 54, Fishmonger

Occupation or role: Fishmonger
Gender: Male
Age: 54
Date of admission: 1 Jul 1934
Date of death: 4 Jul 1934
Disease (transcribed): Renal calculi. Pyelonephritis. Anaemia
Disease (standardised): Calculi (Kidneys); Pyelonephritis (Kidneys); Anaemia (Systemic);
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by:
Post mortem examination performed by: Taylor, John
Medical notes: 'IP [in-patient] 1930with acute appendicitis. Appendix removed. Had a B.Coli pyelitis during convalescence […] IP June 1934 c.o. abdominal pain, haematuria, nausea and vomiting. X-ray showed stone in the right kidney. Left kidney also showed a stone’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, trachea, thyroid, heart, valves, vessels, abdomen, spleen, kidneys, bladder
Illustrations:
Type of incident:

[Name redacted], 75, Gatekeeper

Occupation or role: Gatekeeper
Gender: Male
Age: 75
Date of admission: 21 May 1934
Date of death: 15 Jul 1934
Disease (transcribed): Myocardial hypertrophy & degeneration
Disease (standardised): Hypertrophy (Heart);
Admitted under the care of: Bellingham-Smith, Eric
Medical examination performed by:
Post mortem examination performed by: Taylor, John
Medical notes: 'IP [in-patient] 1930 with complete heart block, coronary sclerosis and pulsus alternans. Has been able to lead a life of restricted activity since, until 3 weeks ago, when there was a considerable increase in breathlessness on exertion and precordial pain became prominent’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, aorta, liver, spleen, kidneys, vessels
Illustrations:
Type of incident:

[Name redacted], 34, Electrician

Occupation or role: Electrician
Gender: Male
Age: 34
Date of admission: 18 Dec 1933
Date of death: 19 Jan 1934
Disease (transcribed): Septic bronchopneumonia
Disease (standardised): Bronchopneumonia (Lungs); X-rays (
Admitted under the care of: Nelson, Thomas Sidney
Medical examination performed by:
Post mortem examination performed by: Riddell, Victor Horsley
Medical notes: 'Right otorrhoea for many years. X-ray showed aural polyp blocking the right meatus and he was admitted for right radical mastoid’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, spleen, brain
Illustrations:
Type of incident:

[Name redacted], 52, Bootbinder & cutter

Occupation or role: Bootbinder & cutter
Gender: Male
Age: 52
Date of admission: 17 Nov 1933
Date of death: 19 Jan 1934
Disease (transcribed): Neoplasm of lung. Probably a new growth of bronchus obstructing & collapsing upper lobe
Disease (standardised): Neoplasm (Lungs);
Admitted under the care of: Nelson, Thomas Sidney
Medical examination performed by: Colquhoun, Gideon Robert Ernest
Post mortem examination performed by: 0
Medical notes: 'Complains of pain in the left side of the chest for 1-2 months. She [sic] has had a cough for 10 weeks. She [sic] has lost a stone in weight in the last 4 months. There was a haemoptysis in Sept 1933, and on ten occasions since. An X-ray of the chest at the Heart Hospital showed new growth of the lung and she was sent to the Brompton Hospital […] He was referred to Mr Colquhoun as to the suitability of treatment with Radon’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: 'No autopsy’
Illustrations:
Type of incident:

John Roe, 37, Bricklayer

Occupation or role: Bricklayer
Age: 37
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 7 May 1913
Date of death: 8 Jul 1913
Disease (transcribed): Pernicious anaemia. Marked pigmentation
Disease (standardised): Anaemia, pernicious (Systemic); Pigmentation (Skin)
Admitted under the care of: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: He had progressive weakness with increasing yellowness of the skin for two years. Of late he had noticed increasing dyspnoea and palpitation and a tendency to diarrhoea and sickness.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, thyroid, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, adrenals, bladder and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

[Name redacted], 52, Chauffeur

Occupation or role: Chauffeur
Gender: Male
Age: 52
Date of admission: 4 Jan 1934
Date of death: 24 Jan 1934
Disease (transcribed): Bronchiectasis & scarring of left main bronchus
Disease (standardised): Bronchiectasis (Lungs);
Admitted under the care of: Bellingham-Smith, Eric
Medical examination performed by:
Post mortem examination performed by:
Medical notes: 'IP [in-patient] here in March 1932. He had then had a cough for 8 months which had followed an attack of acute bronchitis. He had lost 22lbs in the month before admission. X-ray showed a large area of mottling on the left middle zone. WR + IP here agin in May 1933’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleura, lungs, pericardium, heart, abdominal organs, brain
Illustrations:
Type of incident:

Hope, James: Principles and Illustrations of Morbid Anatomy

Full title: ‘Principles and Illustrations of Morbid Anatomy; Adapted to the Elements of M. Andral, and to the Cyclopaedia of Practical Medicine, being a complete series of Coloured Lithograph Drawings, from originals by the author; with Descriptions and Summary Allusions to Cases, Symptoms, Treatment, &c. Designed to constitute an appendix to works on the practice of physic, and to facilitate the study of Morbid Anatomy in connexion with Symptoms

Jane Ellicott, 37, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 37
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 1 Jan 1896
Date of death: 2 Jan 1896
Disease (transcribed): Intestinal obstruction. Obesity. Fatty heart. Abdominal distension
Disease (standardised): Obstruction (Intestines); Obesity (Systemic); Disease (Heart); Distension (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Haward, John Warrington
Medical examination performed by: Ward, Arthur H.
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, Cyril
Medical notes: The patient had suffered for the last six weeks from constipation with abdominal pain. She had had many attacks of vomiting.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Intestines, liver, spleen, stomach, kidneys, uterus, larynx, lungs, heart and joints
Type of incident: n/a

[Name redacted], 32, Newsagent

Occupation or role: Newsagent
Gender: Male
Age: 32
Date of admission: 15 Jan 1934
Date of death: 1 Feb 1934
Disease (transcribed): Chronic nephritis
Disease (standardised): Nephritis (Kidneys);
Admitted under the care of: Gainsborough, Hugh
Medical examination performed by:
Post mortem examination performed by:
Medical notes: 'Four weeks ago noticed a swelling of the face and ankles. This was first noticed on awakening one morning. He was admitted to Staines Hospital, where he was found to have albumen and blood in the urine
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, kidneys
Illustrations:
Type of incident:

Klein, E.; Noble Smith, E.: Atlas of Histology

Inscriptions on flyleaves: ‘T Holmes 1880’, ‘Presented to the Library of St George’s Hospital by T. Holmes, Esq, April 1891’

'The illustration by Mr Noble Smith from preparations by Dr Klein. The text by Dr Klein’

Olliff Hudson, 43, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 43
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 22 Jul 1896
Date of death: 26 Jul 1896
Disease (transcribed): Operation for epiplocoele. Fatty heart. Distended intestines. Fat woman
Disease (standardised): Operation (Abdomen); Hernia (Abdomen); Disease (Heart); Distension (Intestines); Obesity (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Dent, Clinton Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Baldwin, Gerald Robert
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, Cyril
Medical notes: The woman had had an umbilical hernia for nine years. During the last year or two it had enlarged and caused her occasional pain with nausea and vomiting.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Intestines, liver, stomach, kidneys, adrenals, rectum, lungs, trachea, heart and joints
Type of incident: n/a

[Name redacted], 46, Chauffeur

Occupation or role: Chauffeur
Gender: Male
Age: 46
Date of admission: 11 Jan 1934
Date of death: 3 Feb 1934
Disease (transcribed): Neoplasm of lung
Disease (standardised): Neoplasm (Lungs);
Admitted under the care of: Gainsborough, Hugh
Medical examination performed by:
Post mortem examination performed by:
Medical notes: 'IP [in-patient] here until 3/11/33. He was then found to have a neoplasm of the left lung. The base of the left lung was clear. Lipiodol showed that there was no evidence of bronchial growth. At that time he gave a history of cough for years and pain in the chest for 12 days. He was discharged for OP [out-patient] treatment with deep X-rays. Now complains of a burning pain in the left shoulder since the last X-ray treatment. There is usually some pain after treatment but never anything of this type’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, brain
Illustrations:
Type of incident:

Mrs G Townshend Warner, 74, No occupation

Occupation or role: No occupation
Age: 74
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 22 Sep 1913
Date of death: 22 Sep 1913
Disease (transcribed): Multiple injuries. Osteitis of skull. Adiposity
Disease (standardised): Injury (Systemic); Osteitis (Skull); Adiposity (Fats)
Admitted under the care of: Turner, George Robertson
Medical examination performed by: Oram, Evelyn Henry Bardens
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: She was knocked down and dragged by a motor car.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Fractures, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, aorta, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal, skull and brain
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Malpighi, Marcello: Opera Omnia

Inscription on flyleaf: 'Joseph Toynbee January 1837 to the St George’s Hospital Library October 1841’

Thomas Lefever, 41, Greengrocer

Occupation or role: Greengrocer
Age: 41
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 5 Jan 1911
Date of death: 8 Jan 1911
Disease (transcribed): Fractured right tibia and fibula. Fatty heart. Fatty liver. Obesity. (Chronic alcoholism. Delirium tremens)
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Leg); Disease (Heart); Disease (Liver); Obesity (Systemic); Alcoholism (Systemic); Alcohol withdrawal delirium (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Turner, George Robertson
Medical examination performed by: Frankau, Claude Howard Stanley
Post mortem examination performed by: Higgs, Frederick William
Medical notes: While drunk he met with an accident, the nature of which could not be discovered.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Right leg, pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, larynx, trachea, thyroid, bronchi, oesophagus, liver, gall bladder, alimentary canal, stomach, pancreas, intestines, suprarenals, spleen, kidneys, bladder, skull and brain
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

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