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Going into hospital?
  1. Harminder Singh Dua
  1. Correspondence to Professor Harminder Singh Dua, Division of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, B Floor, Eye ENT Centre, University Hospital, Queens Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Derby Road, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK; Harminder.dua{at}

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Going into hospital? A booklet written by Dr Rami Seth. Produced by Cross Publishing Services. ISBN: 978-0-9572680-0-5.

Doctors make the worst patients. This statement encapsulates two truths. Yes, doctors continue to act like doctors when they are patients and try and tell their doctors what to do or ask too many questions but the more pertinent truth is that even doctors fall ill and become patients. The ultimate truth is that one day we will die, doctors and all. However, there …

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