Donald MacdonaldBMJ 2016; 353 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i2305 (Published 22 April 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;353:i2305
- Donald Macdonald
A “Son of the Rock,” I was born in Dumbarton in 1919 and educated (well!) at Dunoon Grammar School. As a teenager I wanted to be Bing Crosby or Alistair Cooke or H L Menken. Or all three at once.
Despite this, and mainly to please my father, I qualified as a doctor (1943). “Good …