On with the newBMJ 2002; 325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7361.449/a (Published 24 August 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:449
- Colin Douglas, doctor and novelist
For a year we were without students, but a long curricular upheaval has worked its way through to the point at which our youngest colleagues are with us once more.
The fallow year was strange. Of course we missed them, but as busy doctors we found many other things to do in the time once devoted to their improvement. But they are among us again now, brightening up our lives.
They are young, gifted, and confident, their idealism …