All changeBMJ 1999; 318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.318.7190.1085a (Published 17 April 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:1085
- Colin Douglas, doctor and writer
I think that I am beginning to lose count. The first was a very long time ago, and I was caught up in it only because, for reasons that seemed good enough at the time, I had taken a year out after the then traditional first year. When I came back they had changed the curriculum.
So the year I joined was the first to test the new arrangements. The anatomists—having endured a cut in the teaching time from …