Obituaries

Ewart Geoffrey Walsh

BMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7410.346 (Published 07 August 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:346

An expert on the physiology of the human nervous system

Geoffrey Walsh undertook ingenious physiological measurements on human subjects to study the sensory nervous system or understand motor control problems in children with cerebral palsy and adults with multiple sclerosis. Often he used apparatus that he designed and constructed himself.


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After clinical appointments Dr Walsh obtained his MRCP in 1950 and was appointed lecturer …

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