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Clinical Articles / BY: Courtney Young, MBA, MD, FRCPC December 2017
... attention was focused on how QI could favorably affect the issue of medical errors. The Institute of Medicine (IOM) was the catalyst ... shared care that was built on the encouraging results from a 2008 PHC pilot project where FPs could page a cardiologist and connect usually ... Plan. Building a heart healthy Canada, 2009. Accessed 1 November 2016. ...
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 ...
COHP / BY: Roy Purssell, MD, March 2012
... of the immediate roadside prohibition program.  At issue was whether the immediate roadside prohibition program constituted ... upon detention (thereby violating Section 10(b)). On 30 November 2011, the Honourable Mr Justice Sigurdson held that the new laws were ...
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: 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 ...
Letters / BY: Lorne Brandt, MD, March 2009
... would like to comment on Dr Mackie’s Comment column of the November 2008 issue [ BCMJ 2008;50:480 ], commending him for his leadership in promoting ...
News October 2008
... winner: March 2008's smoking gun cover, illustrating that issue's focus on COPD. The race between second and third place was closer, with only a few points separating them. Second place goes to the November 2006 cover illustrating mild traumatic brain injury, and third to ...
News / BY: Ruth Elwood Martin, MD, FCFP, MPH June 2008
... 2008 Family Medicine Forum (FMF) being held in Toronto in November. Each award includes travel costs and free registration for attendance ... selection of others, will be published in the special story issue of Canadian Family Physician. Stories will also be included in the ...
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 ...
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 ...