The following items include all references to a patient, alias Mr. Doe, of Dr. David A. G. Galton. In these four letters, sent within a period of several months, Mr. Doe’s condition declines rapidly.
Letter discussing the course of treatment for a patient, alias Mr. Doe, following a recent chest infection.
Letter providing notes on the treatment of a 51-year-old patient from the MRC 3rd trial, including detailed information on dosage and schedule. At the end, Galton provides a brief update on the case of another patient, alias Mr. Doe, whose back was irradiated.
Letter providing an update on a patient with myeloma, alias Mr. Doe, whose disease had rapidly become highly aggressive. Weekly cyclophosphamide and prednisolone were no longer working, and Galton was giving him diamorphine for the pain, while considering treating Mr. Doe with interferon.
Letter providing an update on a patient, alias Mr. Doe, who had died within the last week. Galton provides Mr. Doe’s serum calcium, urea, and creatinine values for July and October.