Can a moment change a lifetime?

The answer is, yes, absolutely. About twelve years ago, I was on call for the labour ward and had one of those rare moments when it was quiet and no-one needed my attention. As a Specialist Registrar in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, on-call sessions were usually full on so this was really a precious time for me. I began to think about what my future as a Consultant in this specialty would look like. I loved what I did; in particular I loved being a part of a team that literally