New logoBMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7093.1559 (Published 24 May 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:1559
- Trisha Greenhalgh, general practitioner
Well, what do you think? After wearing the same sweatshirt and lopsided expression in this column for seven years, I have taken the advice of the image consultants and re-emerged–I hope–crisper, cleaner, and with an altogether more sophisticated air.
The visage that accompanied this column until last month might have looked fortysomething, but it was actually drawn when I was 29 by a rather nervous lad whose every twitch of the pencil emerged as either a wrinkle or a wayward tuft of hair. This time, with more to hide, I personally supervised the final touches to …