Intended for healthcare professionals

Clinical Review

Assessment and management of medically unexplained symptoms

BMJ 2008; 336 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39554.592014.BE (Published 15 May 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;336:1124

Homesick

As a baby, I wanted
Comfort from my mother

As a child, I also wanted
Counsel from my father

As an adult, I've learned to live
Without comfort or counsel

But I still miss
My mother and father

Competing interests: None declared

Competing interests: No competing interests

20 May 2008
Hugh Mann
Physician
Eagle Rock, MO 65641 USA