The Duke of Edinburgh died on April 9 at Windsor Castle, and was laid to rest at St. George’s Chapel on April 17. Sir Huw Thomas, head of the royal medical household since 2014, certified Philip’s cause of death.
Philip’s death certificate declaration of old age as the cause. This is accepted if the patient is over 80 and if the doctor has personally cared for them for a long period, observing a gradual decline.
Sir Huw’s declaration of the cause of death indicates there was no other identifiable disease or injury that contributed to the death.
Philip underwent a month-long stay at King Edward VII’s Hospital and St Bartholomew’s Hospital from February 16 to March 16.
While in care, he underwent a surgical procedure to address a heart condition.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
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Prince Philip news: The Duke of Edinburgh’s cause of death has been recorded as ‘old age’ (Image: PA)
Prince Philip news: Sir Huw Thomas, head of the royal medical household, certified the cause of death (Image: PA)
His death was registered with the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead four days later, on April 13.
His private secretary, Brigadier Archie Miller-Bakewell, was responsible for the registration.
According to the Telegraph, who saw the certificate, it mentions Philip’s