Lives of the fellows

William Herries Madden

b.? d.3 December 1883
MD Edin LRCS Edin FRCP(1872)

William Madden received his medical training at Edinburgh University, where he was elected senior president of the Royal Medical Society, and qualified in 1837. He practised at Torquay, holding office first as physician, and latterly as consulting physician, to the Torbay Hospital and Dispensary, the Torquay Hospital for Consumption, and the Institution for Gentlewomen with Chest Diseases. He translated Cruveilhier’s Anatomie Descriptive (1841-42) but his original writings dealt mainly with consumption. He retired to Linlithgow.

G H Brown

[Medical Directories]

(Volume IV, page 205)

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