Patient case sheets

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 PLA/1/2/2
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 A.2.2-52
  • Dates of Creation
      1917-1919
  • Physical Description
      51 pieces, 81 sheets. Condition: sheets fragile and torn. Care is required when handling.

Scope and Content

File of copy patient case sheets (manuscript entries on Army Form I 1237) for patients under the care of Captain Platt as medical officer of the Grangethorpe Military Orthopaedic Hospital. The case sheets are in no apparent order, and date largely from 1917 to 1919. They cover patients with a wide variety of orthopaedic diagnoses. These case sheets give the following information: name and service details of patient, diagnosis, date of onset, station (the military hospital where they are based) and treatment notes. The file also includes typescript case notes for a case of phantom limb, 1922 (/6) and one Ministry of Pensions patient case sheet, 1924 (/52). The case sheets have been numbered 2 -52.

Access Information

Patient records subject to access restrictions; may be closed up to 100 years according to the requirements of the Data Protection Act, 1998..