Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: primipara

  • The doctor in bed with the patient

    Solomon PosenSydney, Australia The act of getting into bed with a patient, which would normally be regarded as indecent and highly unprofessional, may be totally free of lecherous implications. Strong’s doctor has been summoned to deliver an elderly primipara, who lives with her crofter husband in an isolated one-roomed cottage on an island off the…