Stories In Family Medicine

Stories in family medicine    Welcome! These are our stories about the meaning of being a family physician, and the contributions of family medicine and family physicians to the history of medicine, health care and life in Canada. Supported by AMS and the CFPC Research and Education Foundation.

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Amelia

Feldman, Perle; 2009. “Could you take on a patient for me?” Cecile Rousseau asked. Cecile is a psychiatrist who specializes in post-traumatic stress syndrome, mostly...

2009

    Plus ça change...

    Hobbs, Neil; 2009. It had been tedious waiting a whole winter’s day for a flight to Black Tickle. The question had come to Henry Tait several times, and in...

    2009

      The Human Touch

      LeBlanc, Anne-Marie; 2009. What a day... / What a day full of feelings, thoughts, / Frightening ideas... / Moments of personal growth...

      2009

        Some days are very good

        Lyons, Paul; 2009. Although I'm sure this story will not win any awards, I am happy to tell it as the patient that makes the story just left the office. He is one half of a...

        2009

          The pockets of my doctor costume

          Nouch, Susan; 2009. I sat in on handover on my first day of the rotation. A young woman with metastatic cancer bounced back to the ward over the weekend. She was to become my patient. ...

          2009

            Alone

            Olsen, Nancy; 2009.  Alone. We all hate that word whether we are physicians or patients. ...

            2009

              Emotion focused therapy

              Park, Ka Young; 2009. “What are you feeling now?” This was the question I used most often when counselling patients using Emotion Focused Therapy. ...

              2009

                Frames of reference

                Ponka, David; 2009. What is it about the crush of humanity that makes me feel at ease? I would like to say that it is the feeling of security that a huddle provides after a disaster ...

                2009

                  Dominic

                  Prangley, Kate; 2009.  We get a phone call - my husband and I.  It's our friend - our best man at our wedding - he wants us to hear from him that he has lung cancer....

                  2009

                    The diary of an immigrant family physician

                    Saieed, Kamila; 2009.  I am one of the IMGs who came to Canada following their dreams of a peaceful life. I am originally from Egypt...

                    2009
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