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 Giant Quilt

Wang, Angela; 2013. Stories in family medicine, where do I begin? Prior to medical school, I was working on my graduate degree in…


    Delivery in Canmore

    Yu, Yan; 2013. It was a beautiful autumn afternoon on the way to Canmore. On either side of the Trans-Canada, trees were…


      Cinq regards sur la mort

      Demers, Vincent; 2013. À mon arrivée à son chevet, il était obnubilé, moribond. Une gazométrie artérielle témoignait...


        The Letter

        Swan, Amber; 2013. I stored it away for safe keeping. In fact, I did such a good job of preserving it's animosity and upholding the privileges of...


          The power of presence

          Chaput, Genevieve; 2013. It had already been a very busy call when Mrs. M was brought to room 10 of the Obstetrics unit. The assigned nurse informed me this was Mrs. M’s...


            25 ans en quelques mots

            Brisson, Michel; 2013. Le désir de transmettre la vie, de se prolonger dans une descendance devient une évidence, une certitude...


              Best Laid Plans

              Kundi, Anjali; 2014. Brianna is a beautiful baby. At 9 months, she is interested in the world around her, she is happy and her eyes shine. She looks like...


                Spiritual Health

                Mann, Baljinder; 2014. As Family Physicians, we are trained to be students of the Bio-Psycho-Social-Spiritual model of care. We are capable of solving problems that...


                  He Arrived -- Alive!

                  Nagji, Ashnoor; 2014. I have not seen a cooler way to enter the world than this. It’s 2 am and I’m called stat by one of our guards to deliver his baby. Down the dirt...


                    No more than a dream....

                    Alabaster, Charlotte Jane; 2014. I believe in being well informed, but embarking on motherhood is an unchartered path no matter how educated and...

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