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Tri-ratna Man Tuladhar

BMJ 2020; 369 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m2117 (Published 29 May 2020) Cite this as: BMJ 2020;369:m2117
  1. Swayambhu Tuladhar

Tri-ratna Man Tuladhar was one of the pioneers of anaesthesiology in Nepal. He was only the second doctor in Nepal to attain the postgraduate fellowship degree in anaesthesia from the royal college in the UK. He returned to his country and developed the then less appreciated specialty, encouraging many others to take up the profession.

Born into a merchant family in the heart of Kathmandu, he passed his school leaving certificate examination at age 14. He studied medicine at Patna University in India and went to London in 1963, …

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