Joseph Andre MaudarBMJ 2016; 352 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i450 (Published 25 January 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;352:i450
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Joseph Andre Maudar was born in Mauritius in 1933. He was educated there until he was accepted as a medical undergraduate in Dublin. His first language was French, and although he spoke English fluently, he always maintained that he thought in French. He certainly did retain a slight French accent. After qualifying he moved to England, to Accrington Victoria Hospital, where he met his wife to be, Joan, a theatre sister.
He originally …