An acquaintance renewed

BMJ 1996; 313 doi: (Published 02 November 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;313:1135
  1. Peter Rubin,
  2. Geoffrey Phillips

    Our doctor was away and it was the locum who came. The first I can remember was when I got to hospital, the argument going on above my head: mum to one side, a nurse on the other, and the 4 year old that I was lying on a hospital trolley. I remember being carried back into the ambulance: the curved rear doors and the street lights of the Cornish town seen through dark windows as we drove home. But …

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