LHB1 Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

Patients (bound records): medical and gynaecological ward journals

Reference Code: GB239 LHB1
Title: Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh: Patients (bound records): medical and gynaecological ward journals
Dates of Creation of Material: 1910-1999
Level of Description: Sub-fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 8.7 shelf metres: bound volumes
Name of creator(s): Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh; Edwin Matthew, fl.1909-1936, surgeon
Scope and Content: Medical, Ward 21 1948-1958; medical, Ward 22 1963-1968; medical, Ward 23 1948-1987; medical, Ward 24 1958-1987; medical, Wards 23/24 1952-1990; dietetics, Wards 25/26 1925-1971; Dr Edwin Matthew, etc, Wards 26/27, 29/30 1921-1962; gynaecological, Ward 34 1956-1958; gynaecological, Ward 54 1984-1999; gynaecological, Ward 36 1927-1957; Obstetrical Department specimen reports 1910-1950
Conditions Governing Access: Access is subject to the terms of the NHS Records Management Code of Practice 2010, the UK Data Protection Act 1998 and the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002
Language/Scripts of Material: English
Archivists' Notes: Compiled by Mike Barfoot and Jenny McDermott using existing handlists
Rules or Conventions: Description based on ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description International Council on Archives (2nd edition), 2000
Date(s) of Description: September 2002, updated May 2007