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CWH Harvard Obituary, BMJ 2014;349:g7665 7th February 2015
Bill Havard was my Registrar when I was a House Physician at the North Middlesex Hospital and I was fortunate to have such a great teacher and fine physician as my mentor.
He taught calmness in a crisis and despite his formidable intelligence and memory would never prescribe an emergency medication without checking the dose in the BNF first. “It is at times like this that you cannot afford to make a mistake” he said.