The one who is difficult to like

In another case study from our heart sink series, rural GP Dr Vivienne Tedeschi relays a frustrating tale.

I LIKE most of my patients. Bob, however, is difficult to like. A more opinionated human being I have never met – apart from his wife, Cecily.

They invariably present together in all their enthusiasm. They take the opportunity to discuss their infinite complaints, proselytise on reasons for the world’s ills and