Alexander CattanachBMJ 2008; 337 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.a970 (Published 01 August 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a970
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Born in Kingussie, Alexander Cattanach (“Sandy”) studied at Glenalmond College. After five years’ wartime service in the Royal Artillery, during which he rose to battery commander, he studied medicine at Glasgow University, qualifying in 1952.
After various hospital jobs, he practised first in Crewe, then very …