Dr Fog's tips for surviving general practice: No.11 - The consultation

A New Year. Tormenting fires everywhere. Exhaustingly hot. Holiday-makers and locals watching their country burn. The world watches with horror and dismay. Climate-change deniers waffling on, same rubbish for the past 20 years.

Doctor with patient

What to do?

Well, what I’ll do (apart from shouting at the television) is take up where I left off.

New registrars are soon to start. I have been writing my tips for surviving general practice particularly with new players in mind. They include the