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Doctor, Doctor: Incredible True Tales From a GP's Surgery

  • Author
    • Dr Rosemary Leonard
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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...
  • Published: Jan 03 2013
  • Pages: 304
  • 196 x 130mm
  • ISBN: 9780755362066
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Press Reviews

  • Daily Express
    'a riveting read'
  • The Lady
    'She has a breezy, confident style that makes this an entertaining glimpse into the sharp end of medicine.'
  • Yours Magazine
    'Funny, heartwarming - and you can skip the gory bits.'
  • <i>Inside Soap </i>
    '[A] funny and heartwarming collection of anecdotes'
  • <i>Choice</i>
    'Warm, humorous'