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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Première journée au bureau

St. Arnaud, Daniel; 2010. Clinique de Jolivet, KwaZulu-Natal, Afrique du Sud. 20 septembre 2011, Jour 1. Le quatrième patient de la journée...

2010

    Hearing Hope

    Guiang, Charlie; 2010.  She was a nursing student, in her early twenties, when she started as my patient. Diagnosed HIV+ when she arrived to Canada a few years ago. Family in Africa and surviving in...

    2010

    Recovery and Death

    Hatcher, Lydia; 2010. I met Jim shortly after I began my private practice about 12 years ago. He was only a couple of years older than I was. His family heard I did counselling and his wife had...

    2010

      De l’autre côté du rideau…

      Malherbe, Stéphanie; 2010. On dit que la médecine est un art plus qu’une science. Cela doit faire de nous les médecins, des artistes du mieux être la vie de nos patients, beau temps, mauvais temps.

      2010

        Poème pour Mélanie

        Marchand, Marie-Helene; 2010.  Mélanie, chambre 1011, unité des soins palliatifs devant cette tumeur agressive qui transperce ta peau.  Qui aurait, à 30 ans, tant de cellules foutues… La lumière de la chambre, Les murs...

        2010

          Marie, ma petite Marie

          Moreau, Anne; 2010. Il y a 25 ans, alors qu’à 27 ans je revenais au travail après mon premier accouchement, j’ai eu le privilege d’assurer le suivi à domicile de Marie, jeune femme de 19 ans en phase...

          2010

            Cigarette Packages in Front Pockets

            Neilson, Shane; 2010. It comes in the front shirt pocket, my sworn enemy. My enemy comes in a cardboard box, straining against the pocket seams. I see my enemy after the greeting, after I have sat down and finished...

            2010

              Absolution

              Neimanis, Ieva; 2010. The difficult hours came, hope faded. He would not recover. His life was ending. I took his hand and spoke of walking together again, as we had three years ago, in the countryside of his...

              2010

                My First Death: Part 2

                Noble-Wohlgemut, Matthew; 2010. I check his pupils, as before. Blown: fixed and dilated. I glance at the clock. Spread before me, the paramedics and nurses do chest compressions, fiddle with IVs, wait. “Hold compressions”, I say. I check for...

                2010

                  Mia

                  Oliver, Doug; 2010. This is a story about Mia. A beautiful, perfectly healthy 16 month old girl who suffered a stroke. This is also a story about Mia’s parents. They had 4 children and Mia was...

                  2010
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