Canadian Medical Association Journal
Journal de l'Association médicale canadienne

September 1, 1997 · Le 1er septembre 1997

CMAJ 1997; 157 (5)

© 1997 Canadian Medical Association · Association médicale canadienne

Screening for cervical cancer
Too many women missed

In this issue · Dans ce numéro

Editor's preface
Mot du rédacteur en chef

501 News and analysis · Nouvelles et analyses

507 Letters · Correspondance [Instructions to correspondents / Directives aux correspondants]

  Evidence · Études
513 Review of the screening history of Alberta women with invasive cervical cancer, G.C.E. Stuart, S.E. McGregor, M.A. Duggan, J.G. Nation [full text / résumé]
521 Effectiveness of a call/recall system in improving compliance with cervical cancer screening: a randomized controlled trial, S.K. Buehler, W.L. Parsons [full text / résumé]
527 Effectiveness of antigliadin antibodies as a screening test for celiac disease in children, L.J. Chartrand, J. Agulnik, T. Vanounou, P.A. Russo, P. Baehler, E.G. Seidman [full text / résumé]
535 Recent trends in infant mortality rates and proportions of low-birth-weight live births in Canada, K.S. Joseph, M.S. Kramer [abstract / résumé]

  Editorials · Éditoriaux
543 Cervical cancer: screening hard-to-reach groups, E. Grunfeld [full text / résumé]
547 Screening for celiac disease, A.G.F. Davidson, E.G. Hassall [full text / résumé]
549 A warning from the cradle? Because they may signal a deterioration in the nation's health, trends in infant mortality and low birth weight bear watching, G. Chance [full text / résumé]

  Education · Éducation
553 Supreme Court reaffirms landmark informed-consent ruling in chickenpox case, K. Capen [in brief / en bref]

  Experience · Expérience
555 Well done, Janice, T.-Y. Wong [full text]

  Public health · Santé publique
557 Reports of deaths from chickenpox [full text]
558 Rapports de décès attribuables à la varicelle [texte complet]

  Features · Chroniques
559 Financial worries part of education for Memorial's medical students, J. Gushue [full text / en bref]
563 Medical students "taught to listen" in U of T program, O. Lechky [full text / en bref]
565 Ethical issues a major focus as Canada hosts intensive and critical care meeting, J.R. Williams [full text / en bref]

619 Deaths · Nécrologie

  Pulse · Médicogramme
620 The economic burden of illness / Le fardeau économique de la maladie

569 Books and other media · Livres et autres documents
  • A Clinical Guide to Inherited Metabolic Diseases
  • When a Parent Has Cancer: A Guide to Caring for Your Children
  • Emergency Triage
  • The Ethics of Human Gene Therapy
  • Slow Dance: A Story of Stroke, Love and Disability
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Resources · Ressources

Continuing medical education · Éducation médicale continue
Advertisers' index · Index des annonceurs
Prescribing index · Index de l'information sur les ordonnances
Service information · Renseignements aux lecteurs
Classified advertising · Annonces classées

ISSN 0820-3946 157 (5) 493­620 (1997)

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