Adelaide Hospital Case Books 1868 - 1924
This series consists of patient case books from the Adelaide Hospital. Information in the case books varies over time, but generally includes name of patient, age, civil status, occupation, residence, birthplace, years in Colony, date admitted, disease and injury, date of discharge, result of treatment, medical notes and temperature charts where used. If a patient died in hospital, there may be some post mortem notes.
The case books are arranged by name of doctor. The name of the doctor can sometimes be obtained from the Admission Registers (GRG 78/49). Within the case books, patients are ordered from date of admission.
The Special List for this series is arranged numerically and then alphabetically by the name of the treating doctor. The List contains the volume number and the doctor's name.