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Premise / BY: Gabrielle Lynch-Staunton, BFA, BEd November 2017
... 10-minute standing ovation. As a guest in Dr Mathew’s home, he and Dr Mathew spent a lot of time together over the next 3 days. Dr ... how he had never written a book in his life, and writing one page could take 5 hours. He had help from a writing team: Mr Arun Kumar, a ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Amanda Hill, MBChB, FRCPC March 2017
... making is summarized in the  Figure  on the following page. The process begins with an evaluation of frailty and competing ... frailty and postoperative complication, discharge to nursing home, and length of hospital stay with reasonable predictive ability.[ 12 ] ...
Premise May 2017
... intact senior who was still living independently in her own home. She met death in the way that most of us would choose if we were to ... to introduce themselves to colleagues in the  BCMJ  Back Page feature. Even if we are not familiar with the Proust questionnaire, most ...
BCCDC / BY: David M. Patrick, MD, FRCPC, MHSc October 2017
... pathogens. Navigation from the guide’s online home page is straightforward ( Figure ), with the Treatment Recommendations ...
Letters / BY: Robert Shepherd, MD June 2017
... drips on a tin roof at night, interrupting sleep. The 30-page provincial application for persons with disabilities is a nightmare. And ... Physicians are pursuing the adoption of the Patient Medical Home. Ambitious doctors or civil servants will not advance their careers by ...
President's Comment / BY: Alan Ruddiman, MBBCh, Dip PEMP, FRRMS December 2016
... provide an estimated 70% to 75% of care to people receiving home care. That translates to roughly 8 million Canadians actively providing ... friends, or neighbors. You are well positioned to share a page from the resource pad included with this issue of the BC Medical Journal. ...
News October 2015
... all of the resource’s clinical tools and articles on their home and office computer, as well as via the UpToDate mobile app, UpToDate ... request and click Submit. UpToDate displays a confirmation page. If you want to view your certificate immediately as a PDF, click the ...
Special Feature / BY: Gabrielle Lynch-Staunton, BFA, BEd January/February 2015
... specialties emerged and medical practice began to shift from home to office and hospital. Internal medicine and general surgery were the ... Doctors of BC Guide to Fees  to a 1950s version with a one-page wee index,[ 2 ] the differences are glaring. It’s like comparing a ...
Back Page / BY: Angus Rae, MB, FRCPC November 2015
... with his comrades in the Fox and Hounds, he brought them home to supper, beer bubbles clinging to his magnificent moustache. His eyes, ... once adorned it at the Fox and Hounds. Back Page The magnificent moustache ...
COHP / BY: Michael A Benusic, UBC Medical Class of 2014, June 2014
... mandatory HIAs often exist as stand-alone reviews. Closer to home, the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Environment in Quebec work ... Gas Development was quick to disregard this nearly 300-page analysis.[ 9 ] Clearly, advocacy is needed from physicians to ensure ...