Intended for healthcare professionals

Fillers A memorable patient

All in the family

BMJ 1999; 318 doi: (Published 10 April 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:977
  1. E M M Besterman, consultant cardiologist
  1. Jamaica.

    In the early 1950s I was a registrar at the special unit for juvenile rheumatism, a part of the Canadian Red Cross Memorial Hospital, Taplow, Buckinghamshire. This general hospital also housed adult cardiac patients. In those more leisurely days a morning coffee break was customary to discuss patients, …

    View Full Text

    Log in

    Log in through your institution


    * For online subscription