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Aug 17, 2017

From the Editors 2017 Editorial

Elizabeth Simms
THE McMASTER UNIVERSITY MEDICAL JOURNAL (MUMJ) was established in 2003 to share advances in medicine, augment our understanding of the social issue...
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Aug 17, 2017

MMSRD Winning Abstracts Medical Education

Marina Wang, Karishma Manji
MMSRD Recap: This year marked the 8th annual McMaster Medical Student Research Day (MMSRD). As with the McMaster Medical program, the MMSRD encoura...
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Aug 17, 2017

The importance of frugal technologies in low-income countries Commentary

Elie Côté, BMSc
ABSTRACT: Medical technology plays a vital role in the delivery of healthcare. However, many individuals in low-income countries do not have access...
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Aug 17, 2017

A diagnostic dilemma: Greater clarity is required regarding Ontario homeopaths’ diagnostic privileges Commentary

Thom Ringer, JD MPhil
I. CASE You are resident in an academic family medicine teaching unit. Ms. P is a 50 year old woman whom you receive as a new patient. She states s...
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Aug 17, 2017

Treatment of resistant neurosarcoidosis with infliximab Systematic Review

Tessa Campbell, BSc (Hon.), MD, PhD, Internal Medicine Resident, PGY-2, Katayoun Alikhani, MD, Assistant Professor, Aurore Fifi-Mah, MD, BSc, Clinical Assistant Professor
ABSTRACT: Sarcoidosis is a multi-system granulomatous disorder. Symptomatic neurologic involvement, termed neurosarcoidosis, develops in 5-13% of s...
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Aug 17, 2017

Interleukin 13 - a potential therapeutic target in the management of allergic asthma Systematic Review

Matthew Boroditsky, BHSc, Michelle Yee, BSc, John-Paul Oliveria, BSc, PhD(c)
ABSTRACT: Asthma is a common chronic non-communicable disease, affecting nearly 334 million people globally, and 3 million Canadians across all age...
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Aug 17, 2017

The dual role of alveolar macrophages in allergic asthma pathogenesis Systematic Review

Abirami Kirubarajan, BHSc(c), John-Paul Oliveria, BSc, PhD(c)
ABSTRACT: Allergic asthma (AA) is a chronic inflammatory disease which affects the conducting zone of the airways, particularly the bronchi and bro...
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Aug 17, 2017

Allergen immunotherapy - modulating the immune response in allergic disease Systematic Review

Matthew Boroditsky, BHSc, Michelle Yee, BSc, John-Paul Oliveria, BSc, PhD(c)
ABSTRACT: Allergen immunotherapy (AIT) can be defined as the repeated administration of specific allergens to patients with IgE-mediated inflammato...
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Aug 17, 2017

Miller Fisher Syndrome as a presentation of B cell lymphoma Case Report

Christine Tomkinson, BMBS BSc, Ahmed Attar, MBBS, FRCPC, ABPN, FAAN
INTRODUCTION Miller Fisher syndrome (MFS) is a rare variant of Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS), consisting of a triad of opthalmoplegia, ataxia and a...
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Aug 17, 2017

Foreign material in the gastrointestinal tract: medical care and review of toxidromes Case Report

Ada Gu, Tim O’Shea, Ameen Patel
ABSTRACT: Body packing as a method of international drug transport is a potentially lethal crime that has been continually reported and studied sin...
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Aug 17, 2017

Extensive arterial and venous hypertrophy due to presence of an arteriovenous fistula Case Report

Varun Srivatsav, BHSc, Asem Saleh,MSc, MD, Theodore Rapanos, MSc, MD, Jacques Tittley, MD
INTRODUCTION An arteriovenous fistula (AVF) is an abnormal connection between an artery and a vein which results in a mixing of blood, and can be o...
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Aug 17, 2017

A drop or a dropperful? Overdose with an aqueous iodine oral solution (Lugol’s solution) Case Report

Sarma, S, MD MPH, Dadwal, S, MD, Dr. Akbar Panju
CLINICAL PRESENTATION OF THE PATIENT A 34-year-old female with Graves’ Disease presented to the Emergency Department with vomiting and odynop...
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Aug 17, 2017

Reducing patient anxiety during interventional radiology procedures with video glasses: a randomized trial Original Research

Jonathan Peng, MD, Elan Hahn, MD, Aninda Saha, MBBS, Sriharsha Athreya, MBBS
ABSTRACT: Purpose: Undergoing minimally invasive procedures is a stressful experience for most patients; thus any aid to alleviate anxiety during t...
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Aug 17, 2017

McMaster’s Medical Graduates: What do they do? Where do they go? Original Research

Christopher Russell, Dorothy Bakker
ABSTRACT: Many medical schools are interested in the location that their graduates pursue postgraduate residency training, and where they practice ...
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May 1, 2016

MMSRD 2016 Recap and Winners Presentation
Medical Education

Isabel Kim, Roman Reznikov
McMaster Medical Student Research Day (MMSRD) was first founded in 2010 to highlight the importance of research in bridging the bench-to-bedsi...
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May 1, 2016

A tribute to Dr. David Sackett – A Giant of Evidence-Based Medicine In Memoriam

Lazar Milovanovic, BASc
On May 13, 2015, Dr. David Sackett – physician, founder of the McMaster department of clinical epidemiology and biostatistics, and ...
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May 1, 2016

A Tribute to Dr. John Evans – Founder of the McMaster School of Medicine In Memoriam

Elizabeth Simms
In this issue of the McMaster University Medical Journal we remember and pay tribute to Dr. John Evans, founder of the McMaster School of Medicine....
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May 1, 2016

HIV prevention may require merging educational strategies with vaccines Commentary

Daniel Moldaver, BSc
ABSTRACT: Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infects an estimated 35 million people, worldwide, causing unimaginable damage to quality of life...
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May 1, 2016

Adopting Service-learning as part of the undergraduate medical curriculum: A review of benefits and challenges Commentary

Humaira Saeed, Christian Kraeker, MD, FRCPC
It is widely known that the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada identifies health advocacy as a core competency in the CanMEDS frame...
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May 1, 2016

Cultural Competency in Epidemic Responses: A Missing Lesson from the Ebola Outbreak Commentary

Sarah L Silverberg B.Arts.Sc., Dan Poenaru MD
In late December, 2013, in a remote village in southern Guinea, a boy contracted a mysterious virus identified months later as Ebola. As ...
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May 1, 2016

Recognizing aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage and understanding management Clinical Review

Victor Lam Shin Cheung, Alim P. Mitha MD, SM, FRCSC
ABSTRACT: Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH) is a medical emergency resulting from the accumulation of blood in the subarachnoid space....
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May 1, 2016

Towards GIM 2.0 Original Research

Hugh Fuller, Chandak Upagupta, Lori MacBeth
ABSTRACT: Healthcare is dynamic, a field that is continuously trying to provide the best care for all. General Internal Medicine (GIM) is a ma...
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May 1, 2016

Obstacle Course Racing: An analysis of Eastern Canada Spartan Race Injury Rates Original Research

Jillian L. Coleby, BSc, MD Candidate (McMaster University, Class of 2016), Émilie I. Thibeault-Rivard, MPT, BHSc.
ABSTRACT: Objective: Obstacle course racing (OCR) has stormed the athletic community over the past five years. Little has been published ...
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May 1, 2016

From the Editors 2016 Editorial

Lazar Milovanovic
Preface New and emerging clinicians and scientists have a daunting task ahead of them: treading in the footsteps of pioneers carving a new pat...
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May 1, 2015

Wii Fit™ Age in Older Adults Undergoing Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Preliminary Study Original Research

D. Paluzzi, S. Lalonde, G. Wood
ABSTRACT: Background: Wii Fit has potential applications in rehabilitative and preventative medicine; however, the prognostic value of the Wii Fit ...
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