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  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2016
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Monica Kidd;
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    Publisher: Joule Inc.

    Gord Downie, the lead singer of The Tragically Hip, has brain cancer. In a year when we have already lost Bowie, Prince, Guy Clark and Ron Hynes — another musical giant might be leaving us. Like many 40-something Canadians, the lyrics of The Hip have been gospel for me ...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Neil Arya; Josephine McMurray; Meb Rashid;
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    Publisher: Canadian Medical Association

    On June 30, 2012, most refugees to Canada, including those who arrive seeking asylum, had major cuts to health insurance coverage provided by the Interim Federal Health Program. Coverage for many is now limited to conditions deemed a public health or public security con...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2019
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Lesley A. Tarasoff;
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    Publisher: Joule Inc.

    It was a pleasure to read Dr. Andrew Hogan’s article on the social and medical models of disability.[1][1] As someone who works at the intersections of public health, disability studies, gender studies and psychology, I was delighted to see Dr. Hogan’s eloquent summary ...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2009
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Alan G. Kaplan; Meyer Balter; Alan Bell; Harold Kim; R. Andrew McIvor;
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    Publisher: Canadian Medical Association

    Sara is a 41-year-old secretary in an autobody shop who comes to see you for evaluation of intermittent episodes of wheeze and shortness of breath that have progressed over the past 2 years. She feels that she has more “colds” than her workplace colleague, each of which...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2019
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Mohamad A. Hussain; Mohammed Al-Omran; Konrad Salata; Atul Sivaswamy; Thomas L. Forbes; Naveed Sattar; Badr Aljabri; Ahmed Kayssi; Subodh Verma; Charles de Mestral;
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    Publisher: Joule Inc.

    BACKGROUND: The evolving clinical burden of limb loss secondary to diabetes and peripheral artery disease remains poorly characterized. We sought to examine secular trends in the rate of lower-extremity amputations related to diabetes, peripheral artery disease or both....

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2018
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Donald F. Weaver;
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    Publisher: CMA Joule Inc.

    Present, yet somehow deeply absent, this quiet man sitting beside me is Robert Perkins, my father. Throughout his life, many of his friends simply called him Bob, which is unfortunate because he dislikes Bob, preferring Robert or — if absolutely necessary — Rob. As chil...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2020
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    Authors:
    Barbara Bielawska; Catherine Dubé;
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    Publisher: Joule Inc.

    We respectfully object to the interpretation[1][1] of our commentary[2][2] as one that would promote withholding information from screening participants. We essentially sought to express concerns about the proposed guideline because it entailed serious limitations, on m...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2011
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    Authors:
    Di Pierdomenico, Andrew; Borgia, Sergio M.; Richardson, David; Baqi, Mahin;
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    Publisher: Joule Inc.

    A 68-year-old woman sought care at our emergency department because of a three-month history of lower back pain, which had started during a recent trip abroad. She complained of difficulty walking and had been experiencing low-grade fevers. Just before presentation, she...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2019
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Lauren Tessier; Sara J T Guilcher; Yu Qing Bai; Ryan Ng; Walter P. Wodchis;
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    Publisher: Joule Inc.

    BACKGROUND: There is a lack of data in Canada on the longitudinal effects of adverse events that occur in hospital, specifically in the period after discharge. Our objective was to quantify the impact of adverse events on hospital length of stay, length of person-centre...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2019
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    Authors:
    Lauren Lapointe-Shaw; Chaim M. Bell;
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    Publisher: Joule Inc.

    [See related article at [www.cmaj.ca/lookup/doi/10.1503/cmaj.181621][2]][2] KEY POINTS What is the cost of an adverse event? This question, which now underpins many quality improvement efforts, initially interested only medical tort litigators and their clients. In 1991...

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