Doctor, Doctor: Incredible True Tales From a GP's Surgery (Paperback)Dr. Rosemary Leonard (author)
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BBC Breakfast's Dr Rosemary Leonard shares a collection of incredible true tales from her twenty years as a south London GP.
'Hello, this is the emergency services. Do you require fire, police or ambulance?' asked the female switchboard operator with brisk professionalism. I thought fast. 'I actually need all three,' I answered .
It's not every day that a home visit turns out to be an eco-protestor with appendicitis stuck up a tree. But as Dr Rosemary shares in this book, it's all part of a day's work for a south London GP. From an octogenarian nymphomaniac to a teenager in labour with a baby she didn't know about, when Dr Rosemary opens her surgery door she doesn't know who's going to walk in...
Publisher: Headline Publishing Group
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 242 g
Dimensions: 196 x 130 x 20 mm
'She has a breezy, confident style that makes this an entertaining glimpse into the sharp end of medicine.' * The Lady *
'Funny, heartwarming - and you can skip the gory bits.' * Yours Magazine *
'[A] funny and heartwarming collection of anecdotes' * Inside Soap *
'Warm, humorous' * Choice *
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