Back on land, still loving adventure

Roche, David
November 2006
GP: General Practitioner;11/10/2006, p66
The article presents the author's experience of taking part in a yacht race around the world, and then coming back to his profession of general practice. After the race, he returned to rural general practice. Initially, he felt everything to be new while practicing medicine again, but later started enjoying the work again. The author takes keen interest in adventure, and most of the patients talked to him about the yacht race rather than medicine. During the race, he faced a storm in Portugal.


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