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- Colin Douglas
Tired? Jaded? Worn down by the unremitting round of committees and the relentless grind of consultant responsibilities? Needing to relax and get away from it all? Well, why shouldn't you? And the ideal remedy is nearer than you think. You too could return to your duties rested, refreshed, and brimful of ideas. All you need is a two week holiday—as a junior hospital doctor.
I am in regular touch with an agency that can arrange that kind of thing. For my winter break this year I took up one of their most attractive offers (south coast location with views of the Solent; first rate accommodation and excellent leisure facilities; safe and easy parking and a washing machine in the mess that actually works) and …