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Is knowledge a dangerous thing?

VOL: 96, ISSUE: 49, PAGE NO: 39Pauline Needham, retired, was previously a nursing sister in general medicine, cardiology and the coronary care/intensive care unit at Sheffield Royal HospitalBefore ill health forced me to retire early, I taught certificate and postgraduate student nurses, my specialty subjects being cardiology and A&E. But last year I found myself on the other side of the sheets - as a patient in a cardiology unit.

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