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New at Open Medicine - Health Care Models in Ontario

Submitted by Dean Giustini on September 1, 2009 - 12:12
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The Comparison of Models of Primary Care in Ontario study (COMP-PC): ethodology of a multifaceted cross-sectional practice-based study imone Dahrouge et al.

The methodology behind a study aiming to compare the performance of primary are models in Ontario across a broad array of dimensions, and to understand the underlying practice factors associated with superior performance.

Open Access (OA) in Canada & Beyond - 2009

Submitted by Dean Giustini on August 28, 2009 - 17:29
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Open Access (OA) in Canada

What's new at Open Medicine?

Submitted by Dean Giustini on August 20, 2009 - 12:44
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Rapid Response

"A giant leap towards bridging health inequities" Chan et al

Submitted by Dean Giustini on August 4, 2009 - 14:54
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Open access: a giant leap towards bridging health inequities

Cooley & DeBakey - Cardiac Surgery Pioneers

Submitted by Dean Giustini on July 27, 2009 - 19:16
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Drs. Denton Cooley and Michael DeBakey are world renowned surgeons in the field of cardiac surgery. Their achievements have taken cardiac surgery into uncharted waters and their accolades are a result of saving many lives.

How Wikis Might Change Medical Research

Submitted by Dean Giustini on July 21, 2009 - 18:50
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Medical research and social media: Can wikis be used as a publishing platform in medicine“?
Sally Murray, Dean Giustini, Tarek Loubani, Stephen Choi, Anita Palepu Open Medicine July 21, 2009. Vol. 3(3), pp.121-122

The 'Chain' of Communication in Health - Chan et al

Submitted by Dean Giustini on July 15, 2009 - 18:16
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Leslie Chan is the director of Bioline International and a senior lecturer in the Department of Social Sciences at the University of Toronto in Scarborough, Ontario. He joined the editorial board at Open Medicine in May 2009 a few months after this article was accepted for publication.

Top 25 Medical Applications - iPhone 3GS 2009

Submitted by Dean Giustini on July 1, 2009 - 05:16
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List of 25 iPhone medical applications

Is Twitter Useful for Physicians? If Used Well

Submitted by Dean Giustini on June 22, 2009 - 18:47
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Are you aware that Open Medicine is on Twitter? http://www.twitter.com/openmedicine and you can follow me at http://www.twitter.com/giustini
 
Can you see anything of value in these tweets? Let me know. Dean
 

Announcing the New "Canadian Index of Wellbeing"

Submitted by Dean Giustini on June 12, 2009 - 13:45

The Honourable Roy J. Romanow, Chair, Institute of Wellbeing Advisory Board, today introduced the Institute’s signature product, the Canadian Index of Wellbeing (CIW). (What is the CIW?)

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