Tell Tchaikovsky the newsBMJ 2006; 333 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.333.7562.309-a (Published 03 August 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:309
- Des Spence, general practitioner
Most mornings I awake to BBC Radio 4. I shouldn't because the medical stories, with their constant oversimplification of healthcare issues, set my temperature rising. Rather than blow a fuse I flick over to Virgin Radio, a station proud of its white-van-man image, but at least it occasionally plays the Jam or REM.
To my surprise, early one morning I found myself nodding in agreement with one of Radio 4's health stories. According to “medical experts,” music …