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Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = LHSA-Dott

Found in 107 Collections and/or Records:

12.22 Female, Separated or divorced, 55-64 yrs, Other organic psychoses, Physical illness or invalidism, May 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/11
Scope and Contents "This woman is impulsive, emotionally unbalanced, neurotic - has syphilitic endartharitis."
Dates: Other: May 1946

16.71 Male, Married, 15-24 yrs, Psychopathic personality, February 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15
Scope and Contents "This man was always deserting from the Navy, not quite compos mentis, has been in trouble for stealing boats, poaches. Casual labourer but doesn't work much. Parents have been in court. At present on unemployment benefit - was sacked for smoking at his work. Has otherwise been regular at work. They have had a lot of trouble at home. Nurse: He won't work and won't want. Father, a labourer, 50+, looks weedy and syphilitic. Mother, 40+, seems OK. They fight a lot - have been in court for it. Also...
Dates: Other: February 1947

19.11 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, High grade mental defective, November 1945

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/18
Scope and Contents 'This boy is a certified MD with an IQ of 70-. He knows very little, has a cowed look like all the dull children, is as "dull as ditchwater". Bad attender. Thin and overgrown looking. Well clad and always has plenty of money. Dr: quiet and retiring, cries easily. Skull hotcross bun type with boss in parietal region, no other evidence of syphilis. Housing is very bad. Two roomed condemned cottage for 3 adults and 5 children. [Male informant] has seen six sleeping in one bed.'Relatives in...
Dates: Other: November 1945

32.13 Female, Married, 45-54 yrs, Other organic psychoses, February 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/31
Scope and Contents "A wee bit mental, very bad eyesight, has had an awful life. "Battered stupid". Husband a drunken sod. Family are all wasters. Delapidated house, rent £2.15/-. Passable. Grossly overcrowded, 2 small rooms for 6. Always looks worried. Nurse thinks she is all right but that her eyesight makes her look queer. Dr says this woman is syphilitic and simple, suffers from endarteritis."
Dates: Other: February 1946

39.57 Female, Married, 35-44 yrs, Psychopathic personality, July 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/39
Scope and Contents "The most awful woman [male informant] has ever come across. "A slovenly piece", dirty, positive WR [Wasserman Reaction], probably defective. Husband younger than she, decent but irresponsible, a labourer."
Relatives in survey: son 39.56
Dates: Other: July 1947

16.265 Female, Widowed, Over 65 yrs, Senile and Arterio-sclerotic psychoses, January 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15
Scope and Contents "This woman is deficient - Nurse. She has been married twice. Nurse says she looks syphilitic and she thinks the whole family is infected. Dr thinks this woman is fairly bright."
Relatives in survey: Children 16.176, 16.245, 16.171
Dates: Other: January 1947

Notes on Diseases of the eyes by A. Robertson, 1887

 File — Box CLX-A-353
Identifier: Coll-1848/2017-0215
Scope and Contents Manuscript volume of notes of lectures given by Douglas Argyll Robertson at Edinburgh University in 1887. Inscription on endpaper: "Walter H.S. Stalkartt, Edinburgh University, December 1887. Notes on Diseases of the Eyes. (A. Robertson)". Also included is a 16pp. pamphlet by Stalkett, HMS Ajax, on Syphilis, which was loosely inserted in the notebook.
Dates: 1887

Papers of Sir George Ballingall

Identifier: Coll-53
Scope and Contents The Sir George Ballingall material is composed of correspondence and papers, 1801-1855. In March 1995, when researching in Edinburgh University Library, Dr. Roger Cooter of the Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine, in Manchester, dictated the papers onto tape and produced transcripts of about 70 per cent of the documents, following the order in which they had been placed in the original boxes. The transcripts, produced in haste, and which may not be accurate in detail, have been placed in...
Dates: 1801-1855

PR1.4, 1925-1933

Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.4
Scope and Contents Typed case summaries, correspondence, reports, charts and photographs relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians), aged 27 at first examination in 1925. Conditions mentioned include: epilepsy; aphasia; dysmetria; jaundice; syphilis; and meningitis. Surgical treatment and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged
Dates: 1925-1933

PR1.61, 1927-1939

Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.61
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, reports, charts, notes, nurses' report book and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians), aged 56 at first examination in 1927. Conditions mentioned include: diplopia; trigeminal neuralgia; syphilis; old tabes; and hemiplegia. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1927-1939