Private patients

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 PLA/1/1/2
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 A.14.25-30
  • Dates of Creation
      1920-1967
  • Physical Description
      6 items; 2 folders, 4 volumes.

Scope and Content

Full run of operations books for private patients from October 1920 to April 1967. The books give details of operations on private patients in various hospitals, giving the following information: date, name of patient, place of operation, nature of operation, names of the anaesthetist and assistant, and the fee charged. The books also give summaries of fees going to surgeons, anaesthetists and assistants etc. From June 1930 reference codes for individual patients are given.

See also final operations book for state/voluntary patients, which also includes private patients (PLA/1/1/1/24) and the cash book for private consultations (PLA/3/2/6).