The Practitioner 2010; 254 (1730): 42

Myth of the guitar man in a pale blue jumpsuit

14 Jul 2010Registered users

Aren't reputations strange things? Frequently based much more on fantasy than fact, they are often completely out of our control, and - whether good or bad - often ludicrously undeserved. These thoughts were triggered by a patient who had just registered with us. He had a wealth of medical problems, and was going to be someone I would get to know well over the coming years. At the end of the consultation he said: ‘I hear you're a pretty ace guitarist too.'

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