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Obituaries / BY: Doug Blackman, MD, September 2015
... Dr Morris VanAndel was born in Arnhem, Netherlands, on 12 October 1943, the fifth of seven children. The family immigrated to Canada in ... the table, making the way clear to a fair resolution of the issue at hand. Dr VanAndel epitomized what one expected of a ...
News&Notes / BY: Lila Yewchuk, MD, FRCPC, March 2014
... with Type 1 Diabetes” was published in the June 2012 issue of the  BC Medical Journal  ( BCMJ  2012;54:232-237 ). The ... few years an advocacy movement has been afoot in BC. On 22 October 2013, in response to increasing pressure from families and following ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Murray Trusler, MD, MBA, FCFP, FRRMS, October 2014
... stated clearly in a 2011  Therapeutics Letter , and the issue now needs to be addressed by Health Canada, the Canadian Cardiovascular ... This is a revised version of the article published in the October 2014 issue ( BCMJ  2014;56:391-394). The author corrected an error ...
Editorials / BY: Anne I. Clarke, MD January/February 2013
The CMPA Perspective, published October 2012, focused on physician professionalism. I assume it was just coincidental that this issue appeared before the furor over mandatory influenza vaccination instituted ...
Letters / BY: Robert Shepherd, MD December 2013
... in regard to the Council on Health Promotion article in the October issue of the  BCMJ  [The senior driver in BC: Reaching the 80-year ...
News&Notes / BY: Jay Draper July/August 2013
...   Dr John O’Brien-Bell requested an update on the issue of noise. He first raised the issue at last year’s meeting, and a ... at the chance for a division of family practice back in October of 2009, and was one of the proto­types. It is a prime example of how ...
Letters / BY: J.F.M. Oosthuizen, MD, December 2012
In response to Dr DeMarco’s letter in the October issue [ “New health promotion idea: Discourage car travel.”  BCMJ  2012;54:383 ], road cycling is much more dangerous than motoring, as a simple ...