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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Miracles do happen…

McCann, David G. C; 2008. As a Family Physician in rural practice for most of the last 20 years, I have strived to provide...

2008

    On the Receiving End

    Bardai, Zahra; 2008. The woman tried to wait patiently. It had already been an hour. Her heart was hammering, her pupils slightly dilated, her...

    2008

      Grand-Doctoring Christina

      Bhayana, Bhooma; 2008. During the twenty years that I delivered babies, I have become aware of the fluidity of time in our...

      2008

        Sous le Voile

        Boule, Richard L; Encore un jour de garde au centre ville...

        2008

          A Family Doctor: Is that the worst or the best that you can be?

          Cheng, Michelle; I rejected a job offer at a successful e-commerce company when I was accepted to medical school. While I...

          2008

            New Life in the North

            Cole, Madeleine; 2008. Pausing outside the sliding glass doors of the emergency department, hands on her hips and leaning slightly forward, she tucked her... 

            2008

              An Indelible Impression

              Goel, Ritika; 2008. I met Claudia within the first month of my residency at St. Michael’s Hospital. Being the new resident on my block rotation meant that every...

              2008

                No More Thursdays

                Howk, Shelley; 2008. It is Thursday at 1:30. My patient and her husband arrive promptly, booked in to the same timeslot that they have been every week for the past...

                2008

                  Lilly

                  Hubinette, Maria; 2008. I met Lilly in the small, northern town where I spent some time as a medical student. She arrived in Emerg slightly delirious, moderately dehydrated and very...

                  2008

                    A Challenging Encounter

                    Koh, Denise; 2008. “Hi there! I’m Dr. K. How can I help you?,” I asked the two women as I entered the room at the busy north end walk-in-clinic and...

                    2008
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