Irvan YentisBMJ 2008; 337 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.a2651 (Published 24 November 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a2651
- Joe Luder
Irvan Yentis came from humble origins in the east end of London, one of two sons whose father died at the age of 31. He went to Parmiter’s School and was evacuated with his school in 1939. In 1942 he won a scholarship for admittance to Guy’s Hospital Medical School.
After qualifying in 1947, he did junior posts in Guy’s sector hospitals before settling in radiology as a …