Registers and case notes.
Genitourinary medicine department
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- ReferenceGB 812 HB 17/8
- Dates of Creation1919-1973
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
This collection contains records from a number of [south-side] Glasgow VD Clinics which were uplifted from the SGH Genitourinary Medicine Department. In 1948 these clinics [with the possible exception of Broomielaw] came under the control of the Glasgow Victoria Hospitals BOM. In the 1950s/60s the reduction in the number of cases treated led to the closure of a number of these clinics. In 1968 a new VD clinic opened in the SGH [and most of the services on the south-side were transferred there]. The SGH Dept. closed in June 2000 and its services were transferred to the new facility at the old Glasgow Eye Infirmary building.