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McGill University Health Centre

A Tradition of Excellence

The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) is one of the world’s foremost academic health centres. Building on the tradition of medical leadership of its founding hospitals, the MUHC provides exceptional multidisciplinary patient-centric care. 106 more words

Emergency Medicine

First clinical trial for new skin wound-healing compound is a success

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientist Robert Gourdie developed a wound-healing peptide while researching how electrical signals trigger heartbeats. He never imagined that the peptide, ACT1, would prove to heal venous leg ulcers twice as quickly as the current standard of care. 677 more words


Week four - Pomms and Prince Harry-a-likes!

“Hi, I’m *insert name here*, one of the new interns. I wonder if you could help me…”

That’s what my monday involved! According to the new interns (the Aussie equivalent of an F1), I looked like I knew what I was doing. 1,040 more words

Medical Student

An oil change, a nurse, and man with a second chance

All Christine Gregory wanted was an oil change. What she got instead was a chance to put her CPR skills to good use and save Terry Kerr’s life. 1,414 more words

Local News

Bystanders lift car, free trapped man

A trio of bystanders lifted a car and pulled a trapped man from beneath it Thursday afternoon.

Ottawa Paramedics said a 55-year-old man was working under the car in the Bayshore Drive area when the hydraulic jack supporting the vehicle lost pressure. 73 more words

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