Alex George LarsonBMJ 2009; 339 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b3824 (Published 28 September 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b3824
- Claire Larson,
- Gary Smith
Alex George Larson was born in Canada and came to England in 1934. His arrival at medical school was something of a miracle as he only attended grammar school from the age of 14, and his university application was nearly rejected as he lacked the required matriculation in Latin.
After qualifying and working as a houseman in North …