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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Family Medicine – Caring for patients beyond the clinic

Asrar, Farhan; 2010. “At the clinic the patient makes an appointment to see you, At their home, the doctor has to make an appointment to see the patient”.


    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...


      The Other Side

       Price, Jonathan; 2010. Waking up on the 12th October 2010 at 4.30 am after a particularly restless sleep tells me that this will be a day I’ll never forget, if I live to see October 13th...


        The Numbers Game

        Rosenfeld, Allan S; 2010. His crying awakens me from a deep dreamless sleep at 3 a.m. in the morning. I lift my head from the nursing station desk and take...


          Rencontre entre solitude et incertitude. Une relation sans mots

          Marcoux, Hubert; 2010. Aurait-il été préférable que, cette fois-là, l’ambulance se métamorphose en corbillard? C’est la question...


            Martine and Evie

            Minde, Thomas; 2010. I wept with deep sobs. How could this be? It was not her time! The e-mail...


              Babies Lost

              Connolly, Julie; 2010. Things happen for a reason. Events put us in locations and juxtapose us with people and scenes that simply are...


                Il y a des rencontres dans la vie

                D'Amours, Denis; 2010.  Il y a des rencontres dans la vie, courte mais intense qui restent dans notre mémoire comme le seul vestige...


                  Blessings from My Patients

                  Hammond, Jo-Anne; 2010.  There are times in our careers when we receive much more from our patients than they do from us. These experiences help define who we...


                    The Social Determinants of Health

                    LaBella, Lisa; 2010. You may have heard about a young Eritrean newcomer, nineteen years old, who was stabbed to death in downtown Winnipeg mid-March of this year. My sense is that the death of Abdul Jemei...

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