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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Thanks for the orange juice [translation]

L’Ecuyer, Geneviève; 2011. My biggest challenge, when I started my family medicine residency, was managing my...

2011

Un ange dansant

McGee, Nancy; 2012. Il y a des rencontres qui nous marquent à jamais. Notre métier est somme toute un peu étrange. J'ai appris à assumer et à accepter les...

2012

    La bataille de la médecine familiale

    Galarneau-Girard, Justine; 2012. Il y a quelque temps, j’ai vécu une situation qui m’a grandement déçue et attristée. Une situation qui me remet en question, qui me laisse perplexe...

    2012

      Watchful Ears are Listening

      Lyle, Patricia; 2012. As a second year medical student at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine I enjoy the community rotations incorporated into our training. This past fall I was in a...

      2012

        The Balancing Act

        Khan, Tayyab; 2012. December 21, 2007 -- it was the date of my final Gross Anatomy exam, the same date when my wife, Yumna, was due to deliver our…

        2012

          The Phoenix of Altruism

          Bartucci, Michael; 2012. If you ask most medical students why they decided to pursue a career in medicine, the cliché and somewhat invariable response usually includes some...

          2012

            Becoming a doctor

            Lobo, Rebecca; 2012. I was running my first code. It was me, the junior CCU resident, and a man whose heart had stopped beating. Though people…

            2012

              Northern Exposure

              O’Sullivan, Rory; 2012. It used to bother me, the local doctor said, and as she shuffled her feet the snow crunched underfoot.

              2012

                During Residency: One step away from the medical problem, two towards the patient

                Shamon, Sandy; 2012. Perhaps he is depressed, perhaps he is ill, or maybe he has decided that the side effects of the medications are...

                2012

                  A Patient Experience From A Physician’s Perspective - Why Narrative Is Essential In Medicine

                  Dash, Megan; 2012. During my first night in the hospital I looked around the ER. I was sitting in a hospital gown with an IV running what felt like...

                  2012
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