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Dennis James Stoker

BMJ 2018; 360 doi: (Published 23 February 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;360:k850
  1. Mark Davies

A son of a general practitioner, Dennis James Stoker was educated at Oundle before going on to study medicine at Guy’s Hospital, London. He spent a substantial part of his early career as a physician in the medical branch of the Royal Air Force, including in Cyprus and Aden; he retired after 16 years with the rank of wing commander. The overseas postings are evidenced by publications in The BMJ on bacillary dysentery and histoplasmosis. He then retrained as a radiologist and was appointed a consultant jointly at St George’s Hospital and the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in 1972 and later to full …

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