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Editorials / BY: David R. Richardson, MD October 2017
... I’ve decided it’s time we educate ourselves about social media. I think pretty much all of you are familiar with Facebook, the ... practice. Imagine the look on their faces when you enter the room and state, “Oh snap, when you tumble those tweets, make sure to pin some ...
Premise / BY: Gabrielle Lynch-Staunton, BFA, BEd November 2017
... Hindi. While Mr Kumar’s story had been covered by news media ( Newsweek ,  Time , and a documentary on Discovery Channel), nobody ... financial burden, with six people living in a small two-room house all supported by the father’s income of 600 rupees a month ...
Premise / BY: Paul Winston, MD September 2017
... the concept of medical pain management. For many years, the media, pharmaceutical industry, special interest groups, experts, and medical ... for many of these patients with visits to the emergency room or walk-in clinics, and continues with endless prescription renewals. We ...
Special Feature November 2015
... physicians and to the BC Children’s Hospital emergency room for influenza-like illness were well above average seasonal rates.[ 1 ] ... in the duration of illness and incidence of acute otitis media but increased nausea and vomiting.4 Benefits of oseltamivir may be more ...
News&Notes / BY: Chris Fraser, MD, January/February 2014
... At that moment a sign improbably beckoned to us: Press Room. Several deep breaths later, sweating, hearts near-exploding, we brazenly ... convention, sitting shoulder to shoulder with the world’s media to hear the speeches of Mr Mandela and other ANC leaders. Later, our ...
Editorials / BY: David R. Richardson, MD May 2012
... control measures. In early March this letter reached the media and it garnered significant interest.  In response the health ... issues? Do they know that men and women sharing a room separated by a curtain is now the norm? Are they aware that food isn’t ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Nathan W. Brunner, MD, March 2011
... The aortic wall consists of three layers: the intima, the media, and the adventitia ( Figure 1 ).[ 4 ] Classic aortic dissection ... on availability, and on the experience of the emergency room and emergency staff with the modality. The ESC 2001 recommendations for ...
Clinical Articles / BY: Robert D.H. MacMillan, MD, FRCSC, November 2011
... or walk-in clinic, or decides to go to a hospital emergency room if the condition is severe enough. The pa­tient is often asked by one ... awareness and education about men’s health through social media programs, web-based interactive games, videos, fun school events, and ...
News / BY: Sam Bugis, MD July/August 2011
... around BC. Despite the complexity of running an operating room (OR), most patients are provided with the highest quality of surgical care ... on the BCMA’s website:  www.bcma.org/publications-media/policy-statements-papers .  —S. Bugis, MD Chair, BCMA Surgical ...
BCCDC / BY: Monika Naus, MD, MHSc, FRCPC, FACPM March 2010
... perceived novelty of this vaccine, accompanied by negative media coverage following its approval. A parental attitudinal survey conducted ... Papillomavirus Vaccine Program in BC: A good start with room for improvement ...