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Everything You Wanted to Know About Competency Based Medical Education (CBME) But Were Afraid to Ask. A guest blog by Dr. David Taylor with introduction by Stephen Archer

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeon’s (RCPSC) has a new model for postgraduate medical training that is called…

Cognogens—Disease-Causing Beliefs Can Be Addressed Using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

Definition*: Cognogen—Cog-no-gen: A belief that contributes to psychological or physical pathology…

The Oft Forgotten “Innovation” in Patient Centred Care: Curing Atrial Fibrillation through I-PCC

Atrial fibrillation affects 350,000 Canadians and triples risk of stroke-…

Creating a Live Renal Donor Program: Overcoming the 4 hurdles to achieve excellence

This is the story of how we are beginning to perform live donor renal transplant (LDT) at Kingston Health Sciences Center (KHSC). Like many of the…

Bone Marrow Transplantation: Who, What When Where Why and How

Q: What could be worse than having leukemia? A: Learning that there are long delays in accessing potentially…

Claire and the House of Miracles

Miss. Claire

Despite the flaws and frustrations of our health care system and the challenges faced…