LHB1 Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

Patients (unbound records) II

Reference Code: GB239 LHB1cc
Title: Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh: Patients (unbound records) II
Dates of Creation of Material: 1940s-1990s
Level of Description: Sub-fonds
Extent and Medium of the Unit of Description: 136 shelf metres: papers
Name of creator(s): Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
Scope and Content: This group of folder-based patient records of the 1940s-1990s includes series which were transferred to LHSA from the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh during the period of clearance prior to the closure of the Lauriston site. Mostly samples of series, it includes records from: Blood Clinic, GOPD Infertility/Reproductive Medicine Unit, renal medicine, rheumatology, neurology, GOPD Sexual Dysfunction Clinic, ITU nursing, infant and child welfare, and a yearly sample from the RIE's Central Records Library.
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
Finding Aids: Summary series-level shelf-list available
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, Aug 2009.