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Title of Dr should be sufficient for all doctors

BMJ 2001; 322 doi: (Published 10 March 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;322:617
  1. A J Crisp, consultant
  1. Department of Rheumatology, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ

    EDITOR—I applaud Loudon's questioning of the title of Mr for surgeons,1 but he is much too gentle with our sensitive colleagues. My history genes could grudgingly accept Mr for male consultant surgeons, but the absurdity is complex.

    Married multiparous surgeons are usually referred to …

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