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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And Then We Sang

Atkinson, Susan; 2012. She was nearing seventy when she became my patient. One of my colleagues was retiring from...


    The Life Thread

    Meyer, Cathy; 2012. It was my first night on duty in the childrens’ hospital ER. l was in my pediatric rotation at medical school. Sirens screaming, children...


      Un ange dansant

      McGee, Nancy; 2012. Il y a des rencontres qui nous marquent à jamais. Notre métier est somme toute un peu étrange. J'ai appris à assumer et à accepter les...


        Une double leçon de courage

        Lessard, Andrea; 2012. Ce samedi là, je commençai ma tournée au 2e étage de l’hôpital. J’étais alors résidente. Depuis bientôt 3 mois, à chaque garde, je retrouvais...


          The weight of money – Balochistan memories

          Jones, Lanice; 2012. It was the upright posture that caught my eye. He was sitting cross-legged in the wheelbarrow, hands gripping his knees, chest rigidly erect, mouth open as he...


            Mon espion préféré

            Tessier, Dominique; 2012. Madame météo promet 28°C aujourd’hui. Un record de tous les temps pour la mi-mars à...


              The doorway

              McLeod, Joanne; 2012. Having worked for over a decade as a family physician in the areas of palliative care and oncology I have had the opportunity…


                The Little Criminal

                Cussen, Michael; 2012. As we are all aware there is more to being a doctor than just knowing the facts. What they want in medical school these days is...


                  Twenty years as a family physician

                  Chiche-More, Dahlia; 2012. … certainly has offered me a wide range of life experiences. I have been exposed to...


                    Still life with flowers

                    Kidd, Monica; 2012. Randy called first thing Monday morning. “I can’t do it anymore.” He was worn, and his voice…

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