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Obituaries / BY: Susan Bond January/February 2017
Dr Alan F. Bond died peacefully in his 91st year on 5 November 2016 in his hometown of Kimberley, BC. Alan’s only ambition ... association with the College and was a real firebrand on the issue of medical ethics. The ideals of the Hippocratic oath were his ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Alison Granger-Brown, MA, December 2012
... HIV/AIDS care to women, children, and families.[ 5 ] In November 2008 an OTC outreach program began to provide HIV care onsite at a ... 25 ]  Infant safety has not been reported as an issue in numerous countries where prison infant and mother health initiatives ...
Clinical Articles / BY: S.E. Lord, MD, April 2010
... and 33% occurred during the fall (September, October, November) ( Figure 1 ). Spatial epidemiology of pedestrian trauma ... of an in-depth evaluation of a complex public health issue. In future, data on socioeconomic risks can be used to focus education ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Marilyn J. Borugian, PhD, December 2009
... breast screening program.[ 10 ] Methods In November 2007, surveys were mail­ed to 5140 family physicians in British ... women The perception that mammography is painful was the issue most often mentioned by patients (24%) in response to a recommendation ...
Letters / BY: H. Davis, MD, June 2008
... Anderson and Shao Hua Lu [ BCMJ 2008;50(1):11 ] have taken issue with some of the comments made in my article published in your journal in November 2007 [ BCMJ 2007;49(9):495 ], where I did express concern about the ...
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 ... poultry are a particular concern: since 2003 and as of 3 May 2007, 59 countries on three continents have been affected, with 291 human cases ... before reaching a peak, in terms of mortality, in October, November, or December.[ 4 ] In Australia, reports suggest the second wave did ...
News / BY: Arun Garg, MD March 2007
... good governance and effective member representation is an issue that the BCMA has looked at for 20 years and has been subjected to four ... by spring 2007. A Privacy Working Group was formed in November 2006 with a mandate to work on privacy requirements, the privacy ...
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 ...
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 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 ...