SelectionBMJ 1997; 315 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.315.7120.0l (Published 29 November 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;315:l
- ALEX PATON
Peter Schurr has produced a delightful portrait of Sir Geoffrey Jefferson (1886–1961), a giant among the pioneers of neurosurgery, in So That Was Life (Royal Society of Medicine Press, £25, ISBN 1 85315 305 2). Aided by family archives and particularly correspondence, he not only illuminates the man but charts his influence on wider medical practice and on the beginnings of the National Health …
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