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Interviews / BY: Jay Draper January/February 2012
... an advocate, strategist, and policy advisor to the BCMA in November 2011. BCMJ managing editor Jay Drap­er spoke to him in December. ... for in those circumstances where it is a direct one-on-one issue or conflict. And yet now that I’m here, I see so many things that the ...
Clinical Articles / BY: David N. Landsberg, MD, May 2010
... (LAD). After initial research probing societal views on this issue,[ 9 ] the first LAD transplant was perform­ed in 2005.  In this ... support withdrawal.  The first DCD in BC occurred in November 2008. We believe that this donor source will increase the donor pool ...
News / BY: Geraldine Vance, APR, September 2007
... Part 1 and 2 has also been revised and is included in this issue’s polybag.  The Antenatal Record Part 1 and 2 (BCPHP [HLTH] 1582 ... myeloma. A patient and family conference will be held on 3 November 2007 in Vancouver at the Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue, 580 West ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Danuta M. Skowronski, MD, FRCPC June 2007
For this theme issue on pandemic influenza, we assembled a panel of experts and asked them to ... syndrome (SARS) emerged as a zoonotic infection in 2003 but did not cause a pandemic.[ 1 ] Rapid action by health authorities ... before reaching a peak, in terms of mortality, in October, November, or December.[ 4 ] In Australia, reports suggest the second wave did ...
News December 2006
... want to buy the book as well). —DRR On 7 November 2006 Dr Vincent Lam was named the 2006 Giller Prize winner for his ... cases where a physician is deemed uninsurable, to decline to issue coverage altogether. The amount of coverage is based on your previous ...
News / BY: David R. Richardson, MD November 2006
... Council. Dr McManus was presented with the award on 6 November 2006 at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver for leading contributions to ... research and co-guest editor of the BCMJ’s September theme issue on patient safety (BCMJ 2006;48:324-341). Dr Michael Hayden, the director ...
News / BY: Fiona Youatt, October 2006
... the monthly editions of e-News. Please note that as this issue of the Journal went to print, the Agreement was still in a draft format. ... 115–1665 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC V6J 5A4 by 30 November 2006 (unless otherwise noted). BCMA Silver Medal of Service ...
News June 2005
... TSDM, such as decisions about electroconvulsive therapy. In November 2003, the BCMA’s Council on Health Promotion issued a press release ... The Psoriasis Education Program (PEP) has released the first issue of PEP Talk, a publication for people affected by psoriasis. Featuring ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Michael D.D. McNeely, MD, FRCPC, FCACB July/August 2005
... of eGFR values is covered in the other articles in this issue.) Because the MDRD equation for calculating eGFR was developed from ... the method-based factor has been introduced into BC (as of November 2004), the web-based calculations of eGFR do not equate precisely to ...
Letters / BY: Jack Burak, MD July/August 2005
... addressed was what I consider the single most important issue within our association: income disparity. I am informed the ... This process was approved by a membership referendum in November 2003. —Jack Burak, MD BCMA President (Past) Letters ...