Fillers Endpiece

Common doctors

BMJ 2005; 331 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.331.7528.1298 (Published 01 December 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;331:1298
  1. Peter Morrell, honorary research associate
  1. history of medicine, Staffordshire University

    When I say “common doctors” I mean those whom we can also call “textbook” doctors, since indeed they have their whole medicine not in their heart and mind but laid aside in books and manuscripts; and they do not know how to apply their hands to the curing of …

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