Bryan Ogle Scott

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: (Published 06 February 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f408
  1. John Simpson

Bryan Ogle Scott’s medical career in rehabilitation medicine was highlighted for all who knew him by his intuitive insight into the nub of the problems facing those who were under his care. Throughout his long life he had the knack of melding the care of his patients with personal touches that often showed remarkable ability to provide the “extra mile” that patients who were in pain or whose troubles had hitherto merely had a textbook diagnosis came to regard as their salvation.

His early schooling and medical training were dogged by monetary and family complications through Nottingham, Manchester, and London Universities. He …

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