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St Thomas' or St Thomas's?

BMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6955.674c (Published 10 September 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:674
  1. S Hayhoe
  1. Department of Anaesthetics, District General Hospital, Colchester, Essex CO4 5JL.

    EDITOR, - Like Alex Paton,1 as a student at St Thomas's I was intrigued by the different use of the possessive in St Thomas' Hospital and St Thomas's Medical School; I was even more intrigued to find that the disparity was due to an accident of history.

    Henry II, having incited four …

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