CAMRA shy?BMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7453.1445-a (Published 10 June 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:1445
- James Owen Drife, professor of obstetrics and gynaecology
Gynaecologists are expected to enjoy gin and tonic and know about wine. Most of us manage the first without difficulty (off duty, of course) and bluff our way through the second. I have colleagues who really can tell their Pouilly Fuisse from their Pouilly Fumé, and jolly impressive they are too. It is like watching a table conjurer—entertaining but faintly irritating.
After a few decades in the specialty the time has come for me to admit, at …