Historical Clinicopathological Conference 2003 : Florence Nightingale
DescriptionFlorence Nightingale’s chronic ill health was discussed during the 2003 conference. Beginning at the age of 35 she suffered from a variety of maladies some of which were completely debilitating. Her medical history and symptoms of her illnesses throughout her adult years are described. Dr. Wisner’s diagnosis is bipolar disorder 1 with psychotic features.
SponsorsUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore. School of Medicine
VA Maryland Health Care System (U.S.)
University of Maryland, Baltimore. School of Medicine. Medical Alumni Association
Kramer, Morton D., M.D.