Cases treated according to homœopathic principles

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Title

Cases treated according to homœopathic principles

Subject

Flagg, Josiah F. (Josiah Foster), 1789-1853
Case files
Homeopathy

Description

The second homeopathic practitioner in Massachusetts and the first to practice in Boston, Dr. Josiah Foster Flagg became convinced of the efficacy of homeopathy after obtaining relief from chronic dyspepsia. This case book, listing patients treated and medicines prescribed, covers the 1839 to 1841 period and here, in Flagg's first case, he records treatment for his wife's constipation, following advice from homeopaths Federal Vanderburgh and Gideon Humphrey.

Abstract

Excerpt from Josiah Foster Flagg's case book, detailing the treatment of his wife's constipation

Creator

Flagg, Josiah F. (Josiah Foster), 1789-1853

Date Created

1839 May-November

Rights

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Access Rights

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Is Part Of

Boston Medical Library Rare Books Collection (B MS b153.1, v. 1)

Format

text

Extent

excerpt (3 pages)

Language

English

Type

text

Identifier

DigID0002240
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Provenance

From the Collections of the Boston Medical Library

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Citation

Flagg, Josiah F. (Josiah Foster), 1789-1853, “Cases treated according to homœopathic principles,” OnView, accessed February 23, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/6355.

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