17 of the funniest and stupidest bleep requests doctors ever received

The NHS is usually in the news because of worries over what might happen to it under a US-UK trade deal, or when reports come out about problems with the service, but anyone who’s used it knows it’s priceless and unique.

For the people who work within it, however, not all of their time is being used as constructively as it could be.

Consultant Anaesthetist Dave Jones asked medical Twitter this question …

He had an example to get the ball rolling – the medicine ball, presumably.

These were our favourite anecdotes.

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