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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About Not Being Fine

Wood, Lorraine; 2008. It wasn't even 6:30 am when the answering service called. "Dr. W, I have a Dr. J on the phone for you". It was a call I partly expected, but not...

2008

    Pinocchio's Wish

    Ruthnum, Mandy; 2008. It had been a typical workday for me ... ear infections, asthma, some depression counseling, a laceration to suture. And then I...

    2008

      On Call

      Searwar, John E. 2008; The anesthetist was frantically and literally pouring blood into the veins of a young woman, lying on the operating table, when the surgeon in desperation shouted to his young assistant, an intern, "Press...

      2008

        Cradle to grave.

        Hilbert, Christin; 2008. It was the mid-nineties when I hung out my Family practice shingle. As one of the few...

        2008

          La Traversée

          Leblanc, Isabelle; 2008. Je la connaissais depuis peu. Référée par une collègue. « Elle est en santé, elle a juste besoin...

          2008

            A case of deception

            Knapp, John E.; Many fascinating events occurred during my years in practice, but I would like to report the one that I feel was the most...

            2008

              28 Hour Socks

              Copeland, Joseph E; 2008. I know, I know: you’re not supposed to wear your socks for 28 hours. In the polite world, in the southern world, in Vancouver or Ottawa or Montreal, you...

              2008

                L'histoire de 2 fous et 1 muse

                Ladouceur, Roger; 2008. Lorsque je serai vieux et malade, m'aideras-tu à mourir dignement? Lorsque je n'en pourrai plus, m'aideras-tu à quitter ce monde doucement?

                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

                  Walk the line. Science, art, and chance

                  Telner, Deanna; 2008. Ms V. was a 27-year-old woman who came into my office looking for a family doctor; she was...

                  2008
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