Sound on sex?BMJ 1994; 308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.308.6925.419a (Published 05 February 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:419
- J Owen
After the Christmas parties, the gynae clinic. The 1994 diary is cracked open for the first urgent cases of the new year. My weekly operating list is on a Monday and the bank holidays have wrought their usual havoc with the theatre schedules. Still, the post-festive terminations have to be fitted in somehow.
Year after year, this traditional scene doesn't change. Despite papers in the BMJ showing how other countries reduce their rates of unwanted pregnancy, despite well intentioned targets in The Health of the Nation and despite fact filled reports from royal colleges, the teenage girls keep shuffling in. This …