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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The power of listening - Sooknanan

Sooknanan, Avita; 2009.  It was in the midst of a busy family medicine clinic that I called in the next patient. As a new resident in the clinic, ...

2009

    Reaching out behind the wire

    Thibodeau, Jamie; 2009.  One never knows what to expect from a day in my current job. I presently find myself going into month number six at Camp Nathan Smith, ...

    2009

      Rosaceae

      Jayarajan, Meera; 2009.   The baby belonged to her uncle.  There were rumours of an overdose, a failed hanging attempt and a newly discovered pregnancy.  She was circling the drain...

      2009

        Elton John et le roi lion avaient bien raison

        Landry, Simon-Pierre; 2009.  Le dimanche est ennuyeux parce qu’il est dimanche pour tout le monde. Georges Perros, Extrait de En vue d’un éloge de la paresse.

        2009

          Une Femme Morte

          LeBlanc, Anne-Marie; 2009. Une femme Morte. / Et moi qui entre / Devant elle / Un regard, en fait deux...

          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. ...

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