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Winning poem takes a doctor’s life as its inspiration

BMJ 2010; 340 doi: (Published 13 April 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c2023
  1. Helen Mooney
  1. 1London

    The winners of the first annual Hippocrates prize for a poem on a medical subject have been announced.

    Wendy French, who facilitates creative writing in healthcare and community settings, won the prize in the competition’s NHS category for her poem It’s About a Man, which details the life of a doctor.

    Ms French said: “I’m thrilled to have …

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