CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3290/3/10
TitleLetter from the Rev. Dr. Robert Laws to Dr. Wilson
Date29 December 1921
Extent3 sheets
DescriptionLetter from Robert Laws, 39, Merchiston Crescent, Edinburgh, to Dr. Wilson, regarding news of Wilson's work and of the Burnett family, difficulty of treating illness in friends, comments on a difficult labour attended by Dr. Wilson and Dr. Elmslie, uses of tartar emetic, fashionable now, once the treatment for pneumonia, trypanosomiasis and yaws, possibly now for bilharzia, iron for anaemia, further notes on yaws, difficulties in finding medical officers and teachers for the mission field, mention of blood counting pipette, and of the microscope, progress in research into the spirochete infection of a particular tick.
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