“You heard all wrong”BMJ 2000; 320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.320.7251.1707 (Published 24 June 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:1707
- Gita Mathai, paediatrician
- Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
“If India's family planning policy has to succeed you all have a part to play.”
As final year medical students, all unmarried, from conservative backgrounds, even the most macho men in my class were beginning to wish that our project was something different, perhaps a nice nutrition study.
The teacher handed out oblong green coloured packets decorated with a red triangle, the family …