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BMJ. 2007 December 1; 335(7630): 1161.
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Joan Wagstaff

After completing house jobs at University College Hospital, Joan worked in a general practice in Grimsby from 1939 to 1942.

She then served in the Royal Army Medical Corps in India from 1942 to 1946.

On demobilisation she joined a small general practice in Chingford, where she played a very active role in the community.

In 1967 she moved to a general practice in Hove to help with the care of her ageing parents.

She is survived by her adopted daughter, Tess, and her three grandsons.


Former general practitioner Hove (b 1914; q University College Hospital, London, 1938), died from heart failure on 9 September 2007.

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