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BMJ 2009; 339 doi: (Published 15 July 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b2367
  1. Maryam Alfa-Wali, clinical research fellow, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London
  1. fawalim{at}

    I was a third year medical student experiencing hands-on clinical medicine for the first time. I started my placement in a district general hospital with a teaching session by a consultant surgeon. He had a fantastic collection of clinical slides, and the ultimate challenge was to describe the …

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