Admission Details for Patient: Robert Lewis (6661)
Gender: Male Age: 53
Marital Status: Married Religion: Baptist
Occupation: Brakesman (at Quarry)
Address: Blaenau Festiniog, Merioneth
Date of Admission: November 9, 1905
Date of Death: November 17, 1905
Cause of Death: Acute melancholia - Pneumonia certified COD.
Disease: Melancholia (motor)
Supposed Cause: Worry about business/heredity
He is raving mad, very excitable, and now refuses food. Morris John Lewis, his son, states that he was dangerous and had suicidal tendencies. Dr. Griffith John Roberts, Gwynfa, Ffestiniog.
Approximate duration of present attack: 7 days
Number of Previous Attacks: 0
Number of Previous Admissions: 0
Number of Subsequent Admissions: 0
Total Number of Admissions: 1
Relatives affected: A brother
Clean Habit: -
Food Refusal: Yes
Sleep Habit: Bad
Destructive Habit: Yes
Physical/Mental State at Examination: Very poor and ill. This man had an insane brother, owing to slackness at work at the Quarry he has become anxious about his family, several of whom he is giving an expensive education. Allways steady and industrious.
Current Diagnosis: Delirium (F05.0)