Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: The Consolidation Act

  • Consolidation: pneumonia and other pathologies on the Bellevue Hospital Autopsy

    Maureen Miller NY, United States   A September 12, 1897 autopsy report diagnosed a surgical patient with an intestinal perforation.¬†Below the note, an unknown active reader sketched a door. Medical records, 1897, property of Bellevue Hospital Department of Pathology, New York, NY. Photograph by Maureen Miller, September 2017. The post-mortem room should be supplied with…