Breakfast of champions

Every Friday morning I join my general paediatric colleagues for the multidisciplinary ward round in the hospital. I used to feel out of my depth because I have not been full time on a paediatric ward for sometime now. Medicine is a rapidly changing field and although somethings remain perennial bread and butter; there can…

Babies, mince pies and Christmas cards

  Day 4 – More uplifting stuff. My lovely registrar came into work today to show us her delightful 8 week old baby. She also came to see me and do the nice things that one does in this situation. I was touched. My headache which had been following me since I dragged myself out…