Come dance with me in IrelandBMJ 2009; 339 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b4970 (Published 25 November 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b4970
- Liam Farrell, general practitioner, Crossmaglen, County Armagh
Admit it. You know it. I know it, we all know it: a doctor’s most secret and unholy joy is making another doctor look like a klutz. It can be subtle: the almost imperceptible raising of an eyebrow, the almost inaudible in-drawing of breath. Or it can be a custard pie in the face.
“Perhaps you could take this call,” said my partner, poker faced. I was young, keen as a puppy, and I bounced beamishly out the door. I didn’t know the …