Most of you have been in hospital as a patient, without really suspecting what happens behind the screens. Be glad you did not! Because if you must believe Bercovici and Cauvin, the little world of surgeons, nurses, doctors and other specialists in the trade lacks neither dedication, nor cynicism, imagination or barmy. Not to mention the blunders that threaten the patients. This succession of gags will reconcile all of us with this serious matter, all of us who one day will enter this clinical world that needs all its sense of humour not to lose its head.