Keith Alexander Adair Campbell

BMJ 2005; 330 doi: (Published 24 February 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:483

Former general practitioner Newark, Nottinghamshire (b Southsea 1922; q Guy's Hospital, London, 1945; DObst RCOG), died from a gangliocytic paraganglioma of the jejunum on 25 January 2004.

After qualifying Keith served in the Royal Navy, taking up his second general practitioner post in 1952 in Newark, where he spent the rest of his working life. He was clinical assistant in anaesthetics, medicine, and paediatrics at Newark General Hospital, and, with a partner, also covered Hawtonville Geriatric Hospital, making daily ward rounds. His particular interest was the psychological impact of illness and life events. After retiring he moved to Scotland in 1995. Predeceased by his wife, Jean, he leaves two daughters and two grandchildren.

[Victor Twyman]

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