Changes in health indicator gaps between First Nations and other residents of Manitoba
CMAJ. 2021 Dec 6;193(48):E1830-E1835. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210201.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada has called for better reporting of health disparities between First Nations people and other Canadians to close gaps in health outcomes. We sought to evaluate changes in these disparities using indicators of health and health care use over the last 2 decades.METHODS: We used linked, whole-population, administrative claims data from the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy for fiscal years 1994/95 to 1998/99 and 2012/13 to 2016/17. We measured indicators of health and health care use among regist...
Source: cmaj - December 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Alan Katz Marcelo L Urquia Leona Star Jos ée G Lavoie Carole Taylor Dan Chateau Jennifer E Enns Myra J Tait Charles Burchill Source Type: research

Prevention and management of hyperkalemia in patients treated with renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system inhibitors
CMAJ. 2021 Dec 6;193(48):E1836-E1841. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210831.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34872955 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210831 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Jordan Weinstein Louis-Philippe Girard Serge Lepage Robert S McKelvie Karthik Tennankore Source Type: research

Urinary schistosomiasis in a child from Central Africa
CMAJ. 2021 Dec 6;193(48):E1843. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210510.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34872956 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210510 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: F élix Couture Audrey Desjardins Patrick O Richard Source Type: research

The physician's role in the prevention of femicide in Canada
CMAJ. 2021 Dec 6;193(48):E1844-E1845. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.211324.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34872957 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.211324 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Nori L Bradley Nada Gawad Jaclyn McNamara Najma Ahmed Source Type: research

Planetary health needs action from health care leaders and physicians in Canada
CMAJ. 2021 Dec 6;193(48):E1846. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.80346.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34872958 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.80346 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Husein Moloo Source Type: research

Study reveals "old boys' club" in surgical referrals
CMAJ. 2021 Dec 6;193(48):E1847. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.1095977.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34872959 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.1095977 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Greg Basky Source Type: research

Policy in focus: fee-for-service woes, record health spending, and earlier HPV vaccination cuts cancer risk
CMAJ. 2021 Dec 6;193(48):E1848-E1849. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.1095978.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34872960 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.1095978 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Greg Basky Source Type: research

Optimisation des soins chez les personnes âgées gravement malades
CMAJ. 2021 Dec 6;193(48):E1850-1859. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210652-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34872961 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210652-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Olivia Geen Bram Rochwerg Xuyi Mimi Wang Source Type: research

Hyperferritin émie
CMAJ. 2021 Dec 6;193(48):E1860-E1861. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210359-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34872962 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210359-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Alexander Kumachev David W Frost Source Type: research

Syndrome de Boerhaave
CMAJ. 2021 Dec 6;193(48):E1862-E1863. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202893-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34872963 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202893-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Fatt Yang Chew Su-Tso Yang Source Type: research

Am éliorer la réglementation du cannabis médical au Canada pour mieux servir les patients pédiatriques
CMAJ. 2021 Dec 6;193(48):E1864-E1867. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202169-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34872964 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202169-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Richard J Huntsman Lauren E Kelly Jane Alcorn Juan Pablo Appendino Richard E B élanger Bruce Crooks Yaron Finkelstein Andrea Gilpin Evan Lewis Catherine Litalien Julia Jacobs Charlotte Moore-Hepburn Timothy Oberlander S Rod Rassekh Alexander E Repetski M Source Type: research

Building the What Comes Next Cohort for < em > BRCA1 < /em > and < em > BRCA2 < /em > testing: a descriptive analysis
CMAJ Open. 2021 Sep 21;9(3):E874-E885. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20200228. Print 2021 Jul-Sep.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Our understanding of how testing for and mutations of the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes affect cancer risk and the use of risk-reduction strategies comes largely from studies of women recruited from specialized genetics clinics. Our aim was to assemble a generalizable cohort of women who underwent BRCA1/BRCA2 testing (the What Comes Next Cohort), irrespective of test result, to enable study of health care utilization and outcomes after testing.METHODS: This descriptive study included adult women (≥ 18 yr) who met at least ...
Source: cmaj - December 6, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Fahima Dossa Kelly Metcalfe Rinku Sutradhar Tari Little Andrea Eisen Kathy Chun Wendy S Meschino Lea Velsher Jordan Lerner Ellis Nancy N Baxter Source Type: research

Building the What Comes Next Cohort for < em > BRCA1 < /em > and < em > BRCA2 < /em > testing: a descriptive analysis
CMAJ Open. 2021 Sep 21;9(3):E874-E885. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20200228. Print 2021 Jul-Sep.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Our understanding of how testing for and mutations of the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes affect cancer risk and the use of risk-reduction strategies comes largely from studies of women recruited from specialized genetics clinics. Our aim was to assemble a generalizable cohort of women who underwent BRCA1/BRCA2 testing (the What Comes Next Cohort), irrespective of test result, to enable study of health care utilization and outcomes after testing.METHODS: This descriptive study included adult women (≥ 18 yr) who met at least ...
Source: cmaj - December 6, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Fahima Dossa Kelly Metcalfe Rinku Sutradhar Tari Little Andrea Eisen Kathy Chun Wendy S Meschino Lea Velsher Jordan Lerner Ellis Nancy N Baxter Source Type: research

Managing postoperative pain in adult outpatients: a systematic review and meta-analysis comparing codeine with NSAIDs
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E895-E905. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.201915.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Analgesics that contain codeine are commonly prescribed for postoperative pain, but it is unclear how they compare with nonopioid alternatives. We sought to compare the effectiveness of codeine and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) for adults who underwent outpatient surgery.METHODS: We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials comparing codeine and NSAIDs for postoperative pain in outpatient surgery. We searched MEDLINE and Embase from inception to October 2019 for eligible studies. Our prima...
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Matthew Choi Li Wang Christopher J Coroneos Sophocles H Voineskos James Paul Source Type: research

Tdap vaccination in pregnancy
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E911. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202420.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860689 | PMC:PMC8248450 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202420 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Daniel Dalcin Scott A Halperin Source Type: research

Actinic keratosis of the lower lip treated with photodynamic therapy
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E912. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202674.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860690 | PMC:PMC8248453 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202674 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Meng Zhang Hao Guo Jiu-Hong Li Source Type: research

Treading water
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E917-E918. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210514.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860691 | PMC:PMC8248462 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210514 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Rebecca Ann C Auer Source Type: research

Is Canada warming up to "vaccine passports"?
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E919-E920. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.1095945.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860692 | PMC:PMC8248451 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.1095945 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Diana Duong Sierra D'Souza Butts Source Type: research

Écart de mobilité : estimation des seuils de mobilité requis pour maîtriser le SRAS-CoV-2 au Canada
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E921-E930. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210132-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860693 | PMC:PMC8248458 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210132-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Kevin A Brown Jean-Paul R Soucy Sarah A Buchan Shelby L Sturrock Isha Berry Nathan M Stall Peter J üni Amir Ghasemi Nicholas Gibb Derek R MacFadden Nick Daneman Source Type: research

Porphyrie aigu ë se manifestant sous forme de douleur abdominale durant la grossesse
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E931-E934. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202384-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860694 | PMC:PMC8248455 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202384-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Qazi Zain Sohail Karima Khamisa Source Type: research

Faux an évrisme de l’artère brachiale chez un utilisateur de drogues injectables
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E935-E936. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.201843-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860695 | PMC:PMC8248461 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.201843-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Adam Kovacs-Litman Wayne L Gold Source Type: research

Arguments en faveur d ’une norme canadienne pour l’intégration des enjeux 2SLGBTQIA+ dans les études de médecine
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E937-E941. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202642-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860696 | PMC:PMC8248460 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202642-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Miranda Schreiber Tehmina Ahmad Michael Scott Kevin Imrie Saleem Razack Source Type: research

Cr éation d’un passeport vaccinal numérique contre le SRAS-CoV-2 au Canada
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E942-E944. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210244-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860697 | PMC:PMC8248456 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210244-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Kumanan Wilson Colleen M Flood Source Type: research

Quand le sentiment antivaccin m ène à la violence : émeute antivaccination de 1885 à Montréal
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E945-E947. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202820-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860698 | PMC:PMC8248457 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202820-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Jonathan M Berman Source Type: research

What constitutes the most cautious approach for a pregnant person with weak D type 4.0?
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E916. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.78986.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860699 | PMC:PMC8248459 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.78986 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Willy Albert Flegel Melanie Bodnar Gwen Clarke Judith Hannon Lani Lieberman Source Type: research

Managing postoperative pain in adult outpatients: a systematic review and meta-analysis comparing codeine with NSAIDs
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E895-E905. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.201915.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Analgesics that contain codeine are commonly prescribed for postoperative pain, but it is unclear how they compare with nonopioid alternatives. We sought to compare the effectiveness of codeine and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) for adults who underwent outpatient surgery.METHODS: We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials comparing codeine and NSAIDs for postoperative pain in outpatient surgery. We searched MEDLINE and Embase from inception to October 2019 for eligible studies. Our prima...
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Matthew Choi Li Wang Christopher J Coroneos Sophocles H Voineskos James Paul Source Type: research

Tdap vaccination in pregnancy
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E911. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202420.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860689 | PMC:PMC8248450 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202420 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Daniel Dalcin Scott A Halperin Source Type: research

Actinic keratosis of the lower lip treated with photodynamic therapy
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E912. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202674.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860690 | PMC:PMC8248453 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202674 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Meng Zhang Hao Guo Jiu-Hong Li Source Type: research

Treading water
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E917-E918. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210514.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860691 | PMC:PMC8248462 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210514 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Rebecca Ann C Auer Source Type: research

Is Canada warming up to "vaccine passports"?
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E919-E920. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.1095945.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860692 | PMC:PMC8248451 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.1095945 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Diana Duong Sierra D'Souza Butts Source Type: research

Écart de mobilité : estimation des seuils de mobilité requis pour maîtriser le SRAS-CoV-2 au Canada
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E921-E930. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210132-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860693 | PMC:PMC8248458 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210132-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Kevin A Brown Jean-Paul R Soucy Sarah A Buchan Shelby L Sturrock Isha Berry Nathan M Stall Peter J üni Amir Ghasemi Nicholas Gibb Derek R MacFadden Nick Daneman Source Type: research

Porphyrie aigu ë se manifestant sous forme de douleur abdominale durant la grossesse
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E931-E934. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202384-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860694 | PMC:PMC8248455 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202384-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Qazi Zain Sohail Karima Khamisa Source Type: research

Faux an évrisme de l’artère brachiale chez un utilisateur de drogues injectables
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E935-E936. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.201843-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860695 | PMC:PMC8248461 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.201843-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Adam Kovacs-Litman Wayne L Gold Source Type: research

Arguments en faveur d ’une norme canadienne pour l’intégration des enjeux 2SLGBTQIA+ dans les études de médecine
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E937-E941. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202642-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860696 | PMC:PMC8248460 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202642-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Miranda Schreiber Tehmina Ahmad Michael Scott Kevin Imrie Saleem Razack Source Type: research

Cr éation d’un passeport vaccinal numérique contre le SRAS-CoV-2 au Canada
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E942-E944. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210244-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860697 | PMC:PMC8248456 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210244-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Kumanan Wilson Colleen M Flood Source Type: research

Quand le sentiment antivaccin m ène à la violence : émeute antivaccination de 1885 à Montréal
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E945-E947. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202820-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860698 | PMC:PMC8248457 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202820-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Jonathan M Berman Source Type: research

What constitutes the most cautious approach for a pregnant person with weak D type 4.0?
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E916. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.78986.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860699 | PMC:PMC8248459 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.78986 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Willy Albert Flegel Melanie Bodnar Gwen Clarke Judith Hannon Lani Lieberman Source Type: research

Managing postoperative pain in adult outpatients: a systematic review and meta-analysis comparing codeine with NSAIDs
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E895-E905. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.201915.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: Analgesics that contain codeine are commonly prescribed for postoperative pain, but it is unclear how they compare with nonopioid alternatives. We sought to compare the effectiveness of codeine and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) for adults who underwent outpatient surgery.METHODS: We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials comparing codeine and NSAIDs for postoperative pain in outpatient surgery. We searched MEDLINE and Embase from inception to October 2019 for eligible studies. Our prima...
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Matthew Choi Li Wang Christopher J Coroneos Sophocles H Voineskos James Paul Source Type: research

Tdap vaccination in pregnancy
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E911. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202420.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860689 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202420 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Daniel Dalcin Scott A Halperin Source Type: research

Actinic keratosis of the lower lip treated with photodynamic therapy
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E912. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202674.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860690 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202674 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Meng Zhang Hao Guo Jiu-Hong Li Source Type: research

Treading water
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E917-E918. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210514.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860691 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210514 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Rebecca Ann C Auer Source Type: research

Is Canada warming up to "vaccine passports"?
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E919-E920. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.1095945.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860692 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.1095945 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Diana Duong Sierra D'Souza Butts Source Type: research

Écart de mobilité : estimation des seuils de mobilité requis pour maîtriser le SRAS-CoV-2 au Canada
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E921-E930. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210132-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860693 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210132-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Kevin A Brown Jean-Paul R Soucy Sarah A Buchan Shelby L Sturrock Isha Berry Nathan M Stall Peter J üni Amir Ghasemi Nicholas Gibb Derek R MacFadden Nick Daneman Source Type: research

Porphyrie aigu ë se manifestant sous forme de douleur abdominale durant la grossesse
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E931-E934. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202384-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860694 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202384-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Qazi Zain Sohail Karima Khamisa Source Type: research

Faux an évrisme de l’artère brachiale chez un utilisateur de drogues injectables
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E935-E936. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.201843-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860695 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.201843-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Adam Kovacs-Litman Wayne L Gold Source Type: research

Arguments en faveur d ’une norme canadienne pour l’intégration des enjeux 2SLGBTQIA+ dans les études de médecine
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E937-E941. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202642-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860696 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202642-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Miranda Schreiber Tehmina Ahmad Michael Scott Kevin Imrie Saleem Razack Source Type: research

Cr éation d’un passeport vaccinal numérique contre le SRAS-CoV-2 au Canada
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E942-E944. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.210244-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860697 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.210244-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Kumanan Wilson Colleen M Flood Source Type: research

Quand le sentiment antivaccin m ène à la violence : émeute antivaccination de 1885 à Montréal
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E945-E947. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.202820-f.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860698 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.202820-f (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Jonathan M Berman Source Type: research

What constitutes the most cautious approach for a pregnant person with weak D type 4.0?
CMAJ. 2021 Jun 14;193(24):E916. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.78986.NO ABSTRACTPMID:34860699 | DOI:10.1503/cmaj.78986 (Source: cmaj)
Source: cmaj - December 3, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Willy Albert Flegel Melanie Bodnar Gwen Clarke Judith Hannon Lani Lieberman Source Type: research

COVID-19 in a remote First Nations community in British Columbia, Canada: an outbreak report
This report summarizes an outbreak of COVID-19 on Cormorant Island, British Columbia, in March and April 2020. Confirmed cases underwent investigation and contact tracing. Supports were provided to ensure successful isolation and quarantine for cases and contacts. Messaging to the community was circulated by trusted community members. Descriptive and social network analyses were conducted to describe the outbreak as it evolved. All case specimens underwent whole-genome sequencing.RESULTS: Thirty cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection were identified. Those infected had a median age of 34 years (range 15-77), and the majority identi...
Source: cmaj - December 1, 2021 Category: General Medicine Authors: Courtney R Smith Charmaine Enns Dan Cutfeet Shannon Alfred Nicole James Jennifer Lindbeck Shannon Russell Source Type: research