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4.36 Female, Married, 55-64 yrs, Alcoholism, September 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/4

Scope and Contents

"This woman used to be a very bad alcoholic - Dr frequently had to go to Carlisle to fetch her out of pubs. Saw a specialist in Edinburgh and on his recommendation has had an injection of strichnine and atropine every morning from the last 6 years - has kept all right on it. Prevoius marriage very unhappy, divorced husband. Married again. One daughter, spoilt and unstable. Home conditions very good."


  • Other: September 1946

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