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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Just family

Giles, Sarah; 2007. You’re just doing family medicine? Is that residency really going to give you enough training to do anything useful?

2007

Learning the simple things in Bolivia. Reflections on an international health elective

Bailey, Jason; 2007. I recently had the good fortune to take part in an elective in international health in Bolivia, organized through the newly...

2007

Listening

Patey, Paul; 2007. "What's a bruit?" I've posed the question to Joan, a first-year medical student with her shiny new stethoscope, gracious manner, and...

2007

    Petites déceptions d’un résident

    Picotte, Frederic; 2008. J’ai deux années de théorie dans le corps. Je n’ai pas encore de sarrau, mais j’ai une entrevue à...

    2008

      A transformational journey

      Lee, Joseph; 2008. Classes had just started. Two days into the Master of Clinical Science in Family Medicine program I was already in a...

      2008

      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

        Sore Throats and Head Aches

        MacLeod, Bryan; 2008. "Why would you do an elective in family medicine? All you'll see is sore throats and head-aches ... ", he asked. We were beginning our...

        2008

          The Desire to Live

          Mahmood, Adeel; 2008. First Meeting: "This patient looks like the kiss of death", was the remark made to me about Mr. Jones as I was making my way to assess him. He was a...

          2008

            Important First Steps in Medicine

            Aird, Pamela; 2008. What a privilege I have had over the last 5 years of training, to be included in the...

            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
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