CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 38/6
Alt Ref No25
TitlePapers of David Skene: correspondence: Letter from David Skene to his father, Andrew Skene
Date30 November 1751
Extent1 item
Creator NameDavid Skene (1731 - 1770), M.D., of Aberdeen
DescriptionLetter from David Skene, Edinburgh, to Andrew Skene (his father) in which he states that he is sending the medicinal compound to him via Mr Forbes; that he has had no lectures from Monro as his son has had a very dangerous relapse; that Mrs Challmers has been told to take the pills she was taking before but on a lower dosage. He describes her condition; he describes the method of doing and dressing amputations in the Infirmary and he describes the treatment of agues, 30 November 1751.
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