Stewart Duke-Elder

Sir William Stewart Duke-Elder GCVO FRS FRCP FRCS[1] (22 Apryle 1898 – 27 Mairch 1978), a Scots ophthalmologist wha wis a dominant force in his field for mair nor a quarter o a century.


  1. Lyle, T. K.; Miller, S.; Ashton, N. H. (1980). "William Stewart Duke-Elder. 22 April 1898-27 March 1978". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. 26: 85. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1980.0003.