My roomBMJ 2001; 322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.322.7299.1405 (Published 09 June 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;322:1405
- Elizabeth H Hare, specialist registrar in psychiatry
As a not so junior junior doctor training part time in psychiatry, I have rotated through a fair number of doctors' offices. For several years when I was a clinical assistant, my personal effects had to be confined to a pair of grey plastic trays. Part share of an office is more usual.
The presence of a colleague is very inhibiting to work, particularly the dictation of letters. However, gossiping about colleagues, letting off steam about the job (not to mention my own friends and family), and occasionally even …