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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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...


    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...


      Sous le Voile

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


        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...


          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... 


            Mysterious Ways

            Dube, Mark; 2008. Rhonda, the charge nurse in the emergency department came up to me.  "You're...



              Febbraro, Susan; 2008. She pretends she doesn't mind another baptism - another sister with a new baby. She dutifully buys the obligatory...


                For My Children

                Arora, Amritpal; 2008. Her hair is in a bun, she combs through it with her fingers trying to negate the effects of the Vancouver...


                  The Community in Family and Community Medicine

                  Feldman, Kymm; 2008. Dr. Smart holds the print out of the abnormal result in her hand. This will take some time to sort through. She glances...



                    Edworthy, John; 2008. I walked onto the Intensive Care Ward feeling distracted. It was 8:15 and I had an office at 10:00. Was there enough time to...

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