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Clinical Articles / BY: Kenneth M. Madden, MD, MSc March 2017
... pooling are hot ambient temperatures, physical exercise, and alcohol consumption. Syncopal spells can be prevented with isometric exercise ... Acknowledgments The work described in this article was supported by a grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Katalin Balogh, MD, PhD, FRCPC April 2017
... In addition, regular and moderate aerobic exercise, moderate alcohol intake, and Mediterranean diet have been shown to have potentially ... and the patient.[ 28,29 ] Summary In this article, a comprehensive literature review provides support for 12 practical ...
Clinical Articles / BY: James McKinney, MD, MSc, April 2016
... of MET and other fitness-related terms used in this article.) Although determinants of cardiorespiratory fitness include age, sex, ... as physical inactivity, unhealthy diet, tobacco smoking, and alcohol use.[ 35 ] In a study designed to examine the population attributable ...
News October 2016
... heart valves, arteries, and veins made of polyvinyl alcohol hydrogel that resemble human tissue. The polyvinyl tissue makes it ... and is available online at http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13239-016-0274-x . Learn more about the synthetic tissue ...
BCCDC / BY: Muhammad Morshed, PhD, SCCM December 2015
... include age (being over 50 years old), cigarette smoking, alcohol consumption, diabetes, chronic heart and lung disease, and immune ... and to the BC Legionella Working Group for reviewing this article. BCCDC Diagnostic testing for Legionnaires’ disease: Trends ...
WorkSafeBC / BY: Shelley Perlman, MD, CCFP, FRCPC, March 2014
... daytime sleepiness include narcolepsy, central sleep apnea, alcohol use, severe restrictive lung disease, insufficient sleep time, ... For more information The information contained in this article is based on a review of literature available up to and including ...
Premise / BY: Keith M. Laycock, MB, ChB (Edin), MCFP, Dip Sport Med, October 2012
... between 60 to 69 years is 3.45%[ 4 ] and, as per the article’s example of a Gail Risk Score,[ 5 ] the average 60-year-old woman ... provide ongoing counseling to their patients on obesity, alcohol abuse, nutrition, and physical activity. However, the common sense bit ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Erica Frank, MD, September 2010
... resembled all Canadian physicians in their use of tobacco, alcohol, and supplementary calcium and other vitamins/minerals.  Some ... his interests may be affected by the publication of this article. Background:  Our purpose was to describe the physical and ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Jason Andrade, MD, FRCPC, June 2009
Heavy alcohol consumption is associated with detrimental effects on many of the ... drink and “moderate” alcohol consumption. In this article we use the Department of Health and Human Services and the US ... has long been described, with acute episodes of “holiday heart” (acute rhythm disturbance) occurring in association with episodes of ...
Index December 2008
An asterisk (*) indicates a clinical or review article. Letters to the editor (c), Editorials (ed), Back Page (bp), BC Centre ... Management in Emergencies (pu) (Grunfeld A) 3:159 ALCOHOL Injured and drunk in the emergency department (cohp) (Purssell R) ...