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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 ... indicators at the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress in October 2016. This was an exciting achievement, but it highlights the ...
Letters / BY: R.A. Rockerbie, PhD January/February 2017
... a cause for sobering thought, as termed in an article in the October 2016 issue of the  BCMJ .[ 3 ] A meta-analysis, however, based on the actual ...
Editorials / BY: Margaret Colbourne, MD, FRCPC September 2015
... of these children. This is the first of a two-part theme issue on child maltreatment. The first article is a brief update on the ... In the second part of the theme issue, coming in the October  BCMJ , we present the articles “Abusive head trauma: Evolution of ...
Letters January/February 2015
In the October issue of the  BCMJ , Dr Bill Cavers commented on physician-assisted suicide [ BCMJ  2014;56:381 ]. Physicians on both sides of this matter can certainly ...
Letters / BY: Ted Patterson, September 2014
... to Dr Mirwaldtís thoughtful letter published in the June issue [ BCMJ  2014;56:219 ]. We welcome the engagement of the British ... several times before the dictionary is completed in late October. Our practice has been to use training objectives to define the ...
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 ...
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 ...
President's Comment / BY: Bill Cavers, MD October 2014
... ill patients access to medical aid in dying, and in October, the Supreme Court of Canada will hear an appeal of a BC case that ... that includes death. Canadian physicians are divided on this issue. Almost 50% of British Columbia's physicians are in favor of legalizing ...
Letters / BY: Barry Munn, MD, December 2014
... An emerging medical and public health concern” in the October issue ( BCMJ  2014;56:386-390 ) raises many interesting points, and I ...