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Five go mad in primary care

BMJ 2007; 334 doi: (Published 24 May 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;334:1116
  1. Liam Farrell, general practitioner, Crossmaglen, County Armagh
  1. William.Farrell{at}

    Raised in rural Ireland, I used to read Enid Blyton just like everybody else, so a locum in the shires a few years ago was just like going home.

    On my first morning the vicar waved to me in greeting, like John Major had promised, although I was then a bit surprised to see him slipping off his bike to trade Es with the local hoodies; things sure have changed on Walton's Mountain, I thought but hey, that's the Church being more relevant, out there on the …

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