Acid RowBMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/sbmj.0309346a (Published 01 September 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:0309346a
- Danielle Grossman, fourth year medical student1
- 1Guy's, King's, and St Thomas's School of Medicine
If clinical medicine has taught me one thing, it is that you should be prepared for the unexpected. Having said that, the general practices I attended as part of my training in nice middle class areas did not prepare me for the startling differences in the job description of a general practitioner working in a run down council estate like Acid Row.
Acid Row is “sink” estate. Gangs of youths patrol the streets, …