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It was a New York Hospital nurse, Lillian Wald, who founded the Henry Street Set- tlement House and helped direct the attention of affluent native citizens to the illness, neglect and misery of impoverished immigrants on the lower East Side. Vincent Du Vigneau did his work on sulfa compounds, achieving the first syn- thesis of a polypeptide hormone. Typically the unit applies its expertise to cases referred by physi- cians in the community'.
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: Tradition/transition The New York Hospital traces its history and tradition back to 1771, before the nation itself was born. Upsetting pat- terns of long standing, the\' have a special qualir\' of poignanc}' about them — as well as a special quality of confusion.
Those first patients were British soldiers who oc- cupied New York City during the Revolutionary War, soldiers of the same King George III by whose charter The Society of the New York Hospital was founded. The old man who left the pot boiling on the stove may be the victim of a dementing process, a physical degenera- tion of the central ner\'ous system.
It is an institution which has witnessed and par- ticipated in two centuries of good times and bad times of one of the vastest, most tumultuous, cities in the world. Dementias are of dif- ferent types with widely dif- fering prognoses and are of- ten combined with psychiatric manifestations.