Category: Primary Care
Feb 22 2020
Why do we expect patients to rely on memory alone? Receiving written instructions at the doctor’s office
Saba Shahab is a third year medical student at Western University. How many patients remember every advice shared by their physician at a clinic visit? How often do patients...
Sep 09 2019
Grace Zhao is a third year MD/MSc student in the Systems Leadership and Innovation program at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation. Ontario is undergoing its biggest...
Jun 24 2019
Imagine yourself as a family physician seeing a 68-year-old woman with type 2 diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, hypertension, and chronic knee pain. While these medical concerns are well-managed, things...
Nov 15 2018
Domhnall MacAuley is a CMAJ Associate Editor and a professor of primary care in Northern Ireland, UK. Research conferences should be an opportunity to gain insights from discussion and...
Oct 22 2018
Nicolas Senn is professor and director of the Institute of family medicine at the University of Lausanne in Switzerland In Lausanne, Switzerland, we are in the process of transforming...
Feb 03 2018
Domhnall MacAuley is a CMAJ Associate Editor and a professor of primary care in Northern Ireland, UK. He’s currently also Chair of the Jury for the National Research Award of...