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A grateful patient

BMJ 2004; 329 doi: (Published 16 September 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:659
  1. Robert Milne, retired general practitioner
  1. Perth

    An ageing Irish farm labourer entered my consulting room, sat down by my desk, and extracted a £5 note from his wallet and placed it before me saying, “Doctor, that's for you. Do you remember me?”

    Well, yes, I …

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