Norman Walter Nisbet

BMJ 2008; 337 doi: (Published 13 October 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a1910
  1. Lesley Flaherty

    Norman Walter Nisbet was born in Edinburgh. He first qualified as a dentist but abandoned dentistry in favour of medicine. He qualified in medicine in 1934 and became a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 1936 and fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (ad eundem) in 1966. In 1938 he was appointed house surgeon at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry, and in 1939, at the …

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