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Encounters - Selected CMAJ Narratives

Edited by Barbara Sibbald, Associate Editor, Humanities

207 Pages, Full Colour

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  • Peer-reviewed narratives in health humanities culled from nearly 20 years of Humanities published in CMAJ

  • Includes “A brief guide to close reading” by Dr. Allan Peterkin, Director of the Health Arts and Humanities Program, at the University of Toronto

  • Organized by topic such as Empathy and On being a patient

  • Some 100 Canadian authors including Dr. David Goldbloom, Dr. Monica Kidd, Dr. Shane Neilson and others

  • Canadian topics such as health in the North and medical assistance in dying

  • Fuel for discussion for learners and physicians