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Eleanor Mary Briggs

BMJ 2016; 354 doi: (Published 21 September 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;354:i5117
  1. Michael Briggs,
  2. Paula Briggs

Eleanor Mary Briggs (née Clarke) was educated at Hutchesons’ Girls’ Grammar School. She did her house jobs at the Victoria Infirmary and Stobhill Hospital. She was married to Douglas within a year of graduating and became a mother within a further year. Her family occupied the early years after she had qualified and eventually comprised five sons. Initially Eleanor fitted working as a schools’ doctor around bringing …

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