Three memorable consultationsBMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7446.998-a (Published 22 April 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:998
- Sylvia Potter, policy information officer
- Barnardo's, Ilford
Nineteen years ago, I was in hospital experiencing bed rest during late pregnancy. I woke up one morning with severe pain in the abdomen and reported this to the doctor who came round later that day. He prodded around, eliciting a sharp yelp of pain, and commented: …
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