Admission Details for Patient: Mary Roberts (6488)
Gender: Female Age: 74
Marital Status: Single Religion: Baptist
Occupation: Lodging house keeper
Address: Llandudno, Carnarvon
Date of Admission: January 19, 1905
Date of Death: February 3, 1905
Cause of Death: Morbus Cordis/Influenza/Syncope certified COD.
Disease: Senile Dementia
Supposed Cause: (None stated)
She chatted away in a very loud voice in a rambling manner; bawled at me in a threatening way not to dare to touch her and said she did not want any of my medicine, which was poison; she told me she was being starved by "them" which was a delusion. Jane Armson, her sister, states that she is very abusive, noisy and violent in her conduct, threw a wine bottle at her niece's head without any provocation; that she will often sing hymns and quote passages of scripture at the top of her voice. T. L. Kendrick Davies, Glan Menai, Llandudno.
Approximate duration of present attack: 12 years
Number of Previous Attacks: 0
Number of Previous Admissions: 0
Number of Subsequent Admissions: 0
Total Number of Admissions: 1
Clean Habit: Yes
Food Refusal: No
Sleep Habit: -
Destructive Habit: -
Physical/Mental State at Examination: Health feeble. Patient has kept a Lodging house and got into difficulties. She became depressed and during the past 12 years has been cared for by her married sister. During this period her behaviour has been variable but latterly she has become unmanageable and unfit to be cared for in a private house.
Current Diagnosis: Unspecified dementia (F03)