Predictions of hypoxaemia at high altitude in children with cystic fibrosisBMJ 1998; 317 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.317.7161.783 (Published 19 September 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;317:783
- Dawar Abbas, senior house officer in orthopaedics
It was my first month as a house officer. I was working in the busiest firm of a general surgical department of the teaching hospital from where I had graduated. The firm was headed by a senior professor who was famous both for his surgical skills and gentle nature. Being a fresh trainee I had just started learning to cope with my clinical duties. One afternoon my registrar admitted a young student for an operation on the following day. As our college was attached to a university, we often used to treat students with …
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