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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Point Taken

Thow, David; 2008. During my formative years as a practising family physician, I was asked to take on a 45 year old patient in the throes of end-stage Huntington's Chorea. Julie required...

2008

    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

      Ce bureau qui nous sépare

      Khattabi, Mona; 2008. La médecine ne nous enseigne pas tout. Il y a ces choses qu'on apprend à travers nos expériences en tant que médecin. Il y a ces...

      2008

        On the Receiving End

        Bardai, Zahra; 2008. The woman tried to wait patiently. It had already been an hour. Her heart was hammering, her pupils slightly dilated, her...

        2008

          Grand-Doctoring Christina

          Bhayana, Bhooma; 2008. During the twenty years that I delivered babies, I have become aware of the fluidity of time in our...

          2008

            New Life in the North

            Cole, Madeleine; 2008. Pausing outside the sliding glass doors of the emergency department, hands on her hips and leaning slightly forward, she tucked her... 

            2008

              Mysterious Ways

              Dube, Mark; 2008. Rhonda, the charge nurse in the emergency department came up to me.  "You're...

              2008

                The Oinkment

                Gibson, Rick; 2008. Monday. Mid-afternoon. I'd spent the last week at a medical error conference. In my absence, every patient...

                2008

                  Dignity and death in the Emergency Department

                  Sikora, Christopher A; 2008. The Emergency Department seemed busier than usual that evening. I was working as the hospitalist for the Orthopaedic surgery department and was a member of...

                  2008

                    Ignorance is Bliss

                    Szymanska, Aleksandra; 2008. I had just gotten off the phone talking to a friend who was staying at a cheap motel in Atlanta. Thinking back to my own past cheap motel experiences, I asked him whether he had found yet any...

                    2008
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