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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 ... was much more severe and began effectively in September or October of 1918 before reaching a peak, in terms of mortality, in October, ...
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 ... information seminars around the province in September and October. In addition to reviewing the Core-Plus Plan, Ms Braid will answer your ...
WorkSafeBC / BY: Don Graham, MD, CCFP June 2006
... circumstances. Review officers are legally required to issue decisions within 150 days of the review request, unless complexity ... Mark your calendar Saturday, 21 October 2006 Coast Hotel, Victoria 7th Annual WorkSafeBC Physician ...
News December 2006
... cases where a physician is deemed uninsurable, to decline to issue coverage altogether. The amount of coverage is based on your previous ... be eligible for payment, claims must be submitted between 15 October 2006 and 31 January 2007. Go to the BCMA member web site to print the ...
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. ... new emergency medicine service contract rates effective 1 October 2006. • Determine criteria for placement of physicians within the ...
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 ... of Laboratory Medicine developed a common approach, and in October 2003 almost all laboratories in the province began to use the modified ...
News / BY: Sandie Braid, CEBS March 2005
... trimester of pregnancy.  • This program started in October 2004.  • This immunization is recommended by the National ... Registration forms will be available in the April issue of the  BCMJ . Save time by registering in advance! For information ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Cynthia Fan, MD October 2005
... [1-3]  but controversy continues. [4,5] In October 2002, the BC Ministry of Health Services, through the Provincial Blood ... controlled trials and meta-analyses examining this issue. [4-16]  The most recent attempt to answer the question of efficacy ...
Clinical Articles October 2004
... with HIV antibody testing. Methods As of October 2002, the total number of family medicine practitioners in the BC ... to generalize from this sample, primarily because of the issue of self-selection. Physicians who are more involved in sexual health ...
Letters / BY: Erik T. Paterson, MD December 2003
... In the interview with you, published in the  BCMJ  of October 2003, (45[8]:376-381), you make some mention of rural and remote areas. ... physician input into system reform was the most important issue to rural physicians and indeed to all physicians. The BCMA is taking ...