How To Do It: A DOCTOR WHO CHANGED MY PRACTICEBMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.7004.557 (Published 26 August 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:557
- Oliver Dearlove
Juniors are just as caring
The senior registrar and I were looking down on the child of 3 weeks who was dying from a rare complex metabolic acidosis. Even with the advances in DNA technology, over half of these children die without the identification of the enzyme deficiency. Therefore there was no hope of rational therapy to treat the child.
“I treated this child's …