September 3rd, 2012

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Semantics of Healthcare Part 2.5 - Dr Watson Scientist and Psychiatrist

One thing that I find a lot of really good writers get confused about in Sherlock Fandom is the extent of John's skills as a doctor. In some cases he is so vastly overqualified that I feel like I'm reading a superman comic rather than a gritty portrayal of front line combat. In other cases poor John is so clueless that I start worrying for his fictional patients and his registration with the General Medical Council.

Another short, not-be-taken-too-seriously, guide on how to make John a good (but not supernatural) doctor, his potential as a scientist, psychiatrist and drug dealer for Sherlock. 



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Part 1 - Exploring Dr Watson's Army Career
Part 2 - How can an Army GP be fighting on the front lines? John's Dual Career

Part 3 - Guide to making John a Realistic Army Surgeon


Feedback would be very much appreciated! Thank you to all the people who have commented - I really enjoy our discussion and I've learnt so many new things from you all. 

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For the last few days I've been able to see my livejournal stats even though I am not a paid member and then today it reverted back to being my guests only.

Has anyone else had a problem like this before?