A MEMORABLE EVENTBMJ 1995; 310 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.310.6981.727a (Published 18 March 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;310:727
- John Boyd
The men from Kos
The following story comes from the recently published memoirs of Mr John Boyd, Behind a Surgeon's Mask.
Sir Ian Fraser and I visited BMA House where he was particularly well known, being a past president of that organisation. On our way into this modern looking building Sir Ian was commenting on some of its special features. As we passed through a small courtyard he talked for a short time about a very ordinary looking fish pond which contained some ordinary looking fish. Eventually he spotted something which …