Admission Details for Patient: Grace Webster (6643)
Gender: Female Age: 65
Marital Status: Married Religion: Congregational
Address: Beaumaris, Anglesey
Date of Admission: October 15, 1905
Date of Death: February 5, 1906
Cause of Death: Phthisis Pulmonary /Exhaustion certified COD.
Supposed Cause: Mental anxiety/ill health
Hallucinations, threats of suicide and homicide, attempting to set fire to clothing. George Webster, son, states that she bites and injures the persons surrounding her, attempting to go out in her nightdress, imagining that she is surrounded by different animals, imitating the said animals. Dr. J. Henry Jones, 28 Church Street, Beaumaris.
Approximate duration of present attack: 10 days
Number of Previous Attacks: 0
Number of Previous Admissions: 0
Number of Subsequent Admissions: 0
Total Number of Admissions: 1
Suicidal: Yes threatened
Clean Habit: Yes
Food Refusal: Yes
Sleep Habit: -
Destructive Habit: -
Physical/Mental State at Examination: Health feeble. Phthisical. Her son states that patient has been showing change for 3 - 4 years but gave no active trouble until 10 days ago. She has always been quiet and depressed. Her husband has lost - whilst speculating in America where he is now resident - a good deal of their income and her son thinks this has affected her.
Current Diagnosis: Mental disorder due to brain damage and physical disease (F06.9)