A memorable interview: None of his business

BMJ 1997; 314 doi: (Published 11 January 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:g
  1. Denis Sugrue
  1. retired consultant in Stoke on Trent

    At the outbreak of the second world war a plastic and jaw unit was established by Sir Harold Gillies at Rooksdown House, Basingstoke. In 1954 I applied for a post in plastic surgery.

    The subsequent interview was held at the hospital, a strange looking building which had been the private block of Park Prewett Hospital. On inquiry at the porter's …

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