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WCBA - Medicine's Murky Past - Extended Podcast12/18/14
Two stories take us back to the origins of modern medicine.
White Coat Mini Podcast - Special K
Can a drug best known as a "party drug" become a mainstream treatment for depression?
WCBA - Health Coaches: The Vegas Gamble
A new breed of health care worker that helps keep patients in the pink and out of hospital - the health coach.
White Coat Mini Podcast - Maureen Taylor full interview
Dr. Brian Goldman's full conversation with physician assistant Maureen Taylor, the widow of Dr. Donald Low.
WCBA - Palliative Care vs Assisted Suicide: The False Dichotomy
Two big, important issues: Palliative care and assisted death. Should one really come before the other or do they go hand in hand towards helping Canadians achieve a so-called "good death?
White Coat Mini Podcast - Cancer Fighters
Your medicine cabinet might be full of cancer-fighting drugs.
Hospital Vice podcast
This week on White Coat, Black Art: Hospitals are supposed to promote healthy living but do they send a mixed message when it comes to human vice? This week we patrol the hospital with health
White Coat Mini Podcast - Knee Replacements
Dr. Brian Goldman on unnecessary knee replacement surgery
WCBA - Invisible Enemy
Stories from colleagues who have made the journey to battle Ebola the invisible enemy.
White Coat Mini Podcast - Antibiotics
Should patients with respiratory infections say no to a doctor's prescription for antibiotics?
Doctor BS Podcast
This week on White Coat, Black Art, a crash course on BS - hospital-style. Much of the bluff and bluster from doctors is self-serving but does it serve a greater purpose?
White Coat Mini Podcast - Makayla's Choice Update
CBC Reporter Connie Walker has an update on Makayla Sault and her treatment at the Hippocrates Health Institute in Florida.
wcba - PODCAST SLOW CODE 1108
This week:one of our most controversial shows from last season: the slow code - a little-talked about practice at some hospitals that puts medical ethics under the microscope.
White Coat Mini Podcast - Mystery Paralysis and Makayla`s Choice...
Dr. Brian Goldman describes a new and worrisome type of paralysis. Plus your reaction to our show, Makayla`s Choice
WCBA - Sleepy Docs Podcast 1101
Highlights from a lively panel with the provocative title "Is a Tired Doctor a Safe Doctor" recorded live as part of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons' International Conference on Residency Education held in Toronto.
White Coat Mini Podcast - Obesity
Obesity rates in Canada have tripled over the past thirty years. Now an editorial just published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal is calling for tough action to deal with obesity. Dr. Brian Goldman explains.
Makaya's Choice - Podcast
This week on White Coat, Black Art: When first nations culture and medical culture collide. And what happens when both claim to act in the best interest of young patients who insist on their right to choose their own treatment.
White Coat Mini Podcast - Refusing to Treat Ebola
Should health care workers have the right to take a pass on caring for patients with Ebola?
WCBA - The Toyota Way Podcast
Nearly forty years ago, Toyota adopted an efficiency system they called Toyota Way. Today, people in health care and other industries call it LEAN because it's all about cutting waste. Is it a way for hospitals to better care for patients and save...
White Coat Mini Podcast - Visiting Hours React
Our show this week on hospital visitors got such a huge response we're devoting this week's minipodcast to your thoughts and stories on 24/7 hospital vistors.
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