Medicine is not just a science, it’s an art

Medicine is not just a science, it’s an art

Many people see physicians as experts in “the science” of medicine. In my three decades of practising as a family physician, I have learned that being an expert in “the art” of medicine is of equal importance.

Canada and U.S. both ration healthcare – they just do it differently

Canada and U.S. both ration healthcare – they just do it differently

Like Canada, the U.S. also overuses medical technology. CT scans in emergency rooms come to mind. But when there’s talk of using this type of service more rationally, cries of rationing ring through the media.