Dietary Of The Utica State Hospital For The Insane

Monday. Breakfast

Cold corned beef, oatmeal, boiled potatoes, bread and butter, tea or coffee.

Dinner

Roast beef, boiled potatoes, gravy, boiled rice, bread and butter, tea.

Supper

Roll, bread, sirup, butter, tea.

Tuesday. Breakfast

Cold roast beef, oatmeal, boiled potatoes, bread and butter, tea or coffee.

Dinner

Vegetable soup, boiled mutton, boiled potatoes, bread and butter, and tea.

Supper

Molasses cookies, bread and butter, tea.

Wednesday. Breakfast

Roast mutton, oatmeal, boiled potatoes, bread and butter, tea or coffee.

Dinner

Roast veal, boiled potatoes, Indian pudding, gravy, bread and butter, tea.

Supper

Stewed prunes, bread and butter, tea.

Thursday. Breakfast

Cold roast veal, oatmeal, boiled potatoes, bread and butter, tea or coffee.

Dinner

Baked salt pork, baked beans, boiled potatoes, bread and butter, tea.

Supper

Cheese, roll, bread, sirup, butter, tea.

Friday. Breakfast

Codfish, oatmeal, boiled potatoes, bread and butter, tea or coffee.

Dinner

Fresh fish, boiled potatoes, dried raspberry pie, bread and butter, tea.

Supper

Sugar cookies, bread and butter, tea.

Saturday. Breakfast

Cold roast beef, oatmeal, boiled potatoes, bread and butter, tea or coffee.

Dinner

Corned beef, boiled cabbage, boiled potatoes, bread and butter, tea.

Supper

Corn and wheat bread, cheese, butter, tea.

Sunday. Breakfast

Boiled eggs, oatmeal, boiled potatoes, bread and butter, tea or coffee.

Dinner

Cold boiled ham, boiled potatoes, pickled beets, canned corn, bread and butter, tea.

Supper

Ginger cookies, bread and butter, tea.

Fresh vegetables and fruits in their season.

Extra diet may be ordered as follows: Milk toast, dry toast, egg on toast, beef tea, beefsteak, chops, ham, scrambled eggs, fried and boiled eggs, baked custard, cornstarch, rice and milk, gruel, sauce, hot milk, and chocolate. For each patient the daily allowance is:

Butter.................................................. 1 oz.

Sugar.................................................... 1 "

Potatoes.................................................. 11 2/3 "

Coffee.................................................... 3/10 "

Tea...................................................... 1/7 "

Flour.................................................... 11 "

Fresh beef................................................ 10 "

Fresh vegetables in season and in varying amount.

Extra Diet

Acute mania.

Milk toast (for breakfast)

Three times a day.

Beef tea (Cybils's extract)

Gruel (at night).

Milk (about three quarts daily).

Melancholia.

Breakfast - Egg on toast (no coffee).

Dinner - Steak (rare) or chops, fresh vegetables.

Supper - Gruel, sauce (apple), custard or boiled egg.

Melancholia, refusing food fed by tube twice daily.

Milk, one quart.

Three eggs.

Cod-liver oil.

Whisky.

Sugar.

Salt.

Pancreatin, three grains.

Pepsin, three grains.

Sodium bicarbonate, fifteen grains.

This amount given twice a day is varied once a week by chicken or mutton broth.

"Two of the patients fed by tube with this combination for over a year remained in good condition " (Steele).

Full Dietaries for Children at Various English Hospitals (Chambers)

Age.

Bread.

Butter.

Milk.

Meat.

Vegetables.

Pudding.

Hospital.

Under 7.

Unlimited.

I OZ.

pt.

2 OZ.

4 OZ.

Unlimited.

St. George's.

Under 7.

12 OZ.

?

pt.

2 OZ.

3 oz.

Twice a week.

London.

Under 8.

5 oz.

About 2/8 oz.

pt.

2 OZ.

4 oz.

pint.

Children's Hospital, Great Ormond Street, and Evelina Hospitals.

Under 8.

8 oz.

About 1 oz.

?

2 OZ.

4 oz.

Leeds Infirmary.

Above 8.

8oz.

About 1 oz.

pt.

3 oz. broth, 1/3 pt

6 oz.

Gruel, i pint.

Children's, Great Ormond Street, and Evelina Hospitals.

Under 9.

6 oz.

?

1 pt.

2 OZ.

6 oz.

i pint gruel or broth.

Birmingham General Hospital.

Under 9.

7 oz.

oz.

1 pt.

4 oz.

4 oz.

To order.

St. Bartholomew's.

Under 10.

12 oz.

oz.

1 pt.

2 OZ.

4 oz.

6 oz.

St. Thomas's.

Under 10.

6 oz.

?

1 pt.

2 eggs.

?

8 oz.

King's College.

Diet of Northeastern Hospital for Children, London

Milk diet.

Fish diet.

Full diet.

Breakfast, 7 A. M___

Milk, pt.; bread, 2 oz., with butter.

Milk or cocoa, pt.; bread, 2 oz., with butter.

Milk or cocoa, pt.; bread, 2 oz., with butter.

Dinner, 12 M

Milk, - pt.; rice or other milk pudding.

Fish, boiled, 2 oz.; potatoes, mashed, 3 oz; bread, 1 oz.; milk pudding.

Roast, boil'd, or minc'd mutton, or roast or minced beef, 2 oz.; mashed potatoes, 4 oz., to alternate with green vegetables; bread, 1 oz.; milk pudding.

Tea, 3.30 P.M

Milk, pt.; bread, 2 oz., with butter.

Milk, pt.; bread, 2 oz., with treacle or butter.

Bread, 2 oz., with butter, treacle, or drippings; milk, pt.

Supper, 6 P.M

Biscuit (cracker) or slice of bread and butter.

Bread, 2 oz., with butter, or cracker.

Bread, 2 oz., with butter, or cracker.