Rectal examinations can improve your hearingBMJ 2007; 334 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39030.667245.F7 (Published 11 January 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;334:85
- Frances Marr, F1 doctor, North Tyneside Hospital, Tyne and Wear
A profoundly deaf, elderly man was admitted to the emergency care centre where I work. Constipation seemed to be the primary medical problem, although communication was somewhat difficult because of his severe …
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