Kenneth BrotherstonBMJ 2010; 341 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c4233 (Published 05 August 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;341:c4233
- Michael Ryan
Kenneth Brotherston (“Ken”) spent most of his early years in Kirkcaldy in Fife, where he attended the local high school. He decided to follow an uncle into the medical profession and read medicine at the University of Edinburgh. It was here he met his future wife, who was a student in the year below.
On graduating he held junior posts at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and the Western General Hospital before starting a career …