Prick up your ears.

  • Chris Preston
  • Published 1994 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…


We have all either heard it or had it said to us. As she prepares to inject, Julie, the nurse, says: Don't worry, this won't hurt a bit'. Suitably reassured, John, the patient offers an arm and... ouch. Julie lied.

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@article{Preston1994PrickUY, title={Prick up your ears.}, author={Chris Preston}, journal={Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987)}, year={1994}, volume={8 31}, pages={46} }