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Robert Nicol Traquair Thin

BMJ 2011; 342 doi: (Published 08 April 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d2068
  1. James Bingham

Robert Nicol Traquair Thin (“Nicol”) was the scion of a distinguished Edinburgh medical family. He rowed for Scotland (coxed fours) in the Commonwealth Games in 1958. He served in the Royal Army Medical Corps, specialising originally in chest medicine before changing to venereology while serving in Singapore. On leaving the army, he was appointed consultant, initially in his …

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