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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Exodus. Why I limited my scope of practice

Manca, Donna P; 2007. The millennium brought many changes for family physicians, including, in my case, a decision to...

2007

Gift in barbed wire?

Shapiro, Marla; 2007. Work-life balance and work-life harmony are concepts that elude so many of us, despite the fact that, as physicians, we are always...

2007

A new dawn: a rural South African experience

Watchorn, Adam; 2008. In this country funeral service owners drive brand new Mercedes Benz cars. Elephants, giraffes and lions...

2008

    Pilot

    Riddle, Gordon E.; 2008. I had one relatively recently where I got told I was a trouble-maker (and I am very proud of it) but it wasn't just one word, it was...

    2008

      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

        Listening to the Dead is History, not Clairvoyance

        Keizer, Stirling; 2008. My role model is dead. Richard Johnson, the physician who I regard as a benchmark for good professional practice snuffed it. I acknowledge your condolences, but...

        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

                The White Coat Revisited

                Cadesky, Eric; 2008. Like an infatuated old lover, she has returned to me. There was no mention of how I left her; no talk of how we didn't...

                2008
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