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Medical advice is available for ships at sea

BMJ 1997; 315 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.315.7114.1020 (Published 18 October 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;315:1020
  1. Mark Parrish ([email protected]), Deputy medical officer in chargea
  1. a Balmoral Naval Hospital, Mosman, NSW 2088, Australia Mark.

    Editor—Paul Bemrose can rest assured that the Italian proposal to offer a medical consulting room to the world1 most certainly did happen, and continues to this day. The International Radiomedical Centre, in Rome, celebrated its 60th birthday in 1995 and produced a booklet detailing the history of the organisation.2 Founded by Professor Guido Guida (1), it has grown to provide medical advice to patients aboard …

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