Clinical skillsBMJ 2005; 330 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.330.7496.890-b (Published 14 April 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:890
- Femi Idowu (firstname.lastname@example.org), general practitioner principal
- Stockwell Lodge Medical Centre, Cheshunt
I had just graduated from medical school in Lagos, probably the most cosmopolitan city in Nigeria, only to find myself for various reasons pursuing my postgraduate training in obstetrics and gynaecology in a place called Ilorin, about 200 miles from home.
About six weeks into my residency, I presented the case of …