I just wanted to be a doctor: Medicine and its representationBMJ 2006; 333 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.333.7565.446-a (Published 24 August 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:446
- Peter G Davies, general practitioner principal (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Keighley Road Surgery, Illingworth, Halifax HX2 9LL
EDITOR—Hunt captures a key dynamic in modern medicine.1 At all levels we seem to have two jobs: firstly, to do the job and see patients, and secondly, to prove that we have done this activity, and to an appropriate standard.
Doing the job is actually the core reason …