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Brian Wolstan Dixie Crawford

BMJ 2019; 364 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l1281 (Published 20 March 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;364:l1281
  1. David Crawford

My father, Brian Wolstan Dixie Crawford, was born in Washington, County Durham, the son of a history teacher. He attended King’s College (Newcastle Medical School) at Durham University. After house officer posts in the infectious diseases ward at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Gateshead, where he remembered administering intrathecal streptomycin to patients with tuberculous meningitis, he did national service in Hong Kong. He married …

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