The way things were?BMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7398.1069 (Published 15 May 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:1069
- Richard Mark Graham, senior house officer
- Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
I had the opportunity to review a set of patient's notes recently while preparing her discharge summary, and I came across the following correspondence, for an unrelated condition, to her general medical practitioner in 1968.
“This poor lass seems to have got herself into a rather impossible situation. I think she is right in her assessment that she just cannot cope with both …