Why #DoctorsAreDickheads doesn't bother most doctors

'I have been thinking a lot,' says this GP, 'but not about hashtags trending on Twitter'

The hashtag #DoctorsAreDickheads has been trending on Twitter for weeks, after a woman in the US aired her grievances about the length of time it took to diagnose her medical condition, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.


The woman ended her piece with the words "doctors are dickheads" and the phrase has caught on. Here, Sydney GP Dr Elizabeth Oliver offers her thoughts on the issue.

Over the past few weeks, people have been asking me what I think of