Canadian Medical Association Journal /
Journal de l'Association médicale canadienne

November 1, 1997 / Le 1er novembre 1997

CMAJ 1997; 157 (9)

© 1997 Canadian Medical Association / Association médicale canadienne

Breast self-examination
Still needed?

In this issue · Dans ce numéro

Editor's preface
Mot du rédacteur en chef

1191 News and analysis · Nouvelles et analyses

1197 Letters · Correspondance [Instructions to correspondents / Directives aux correspondants]

  Evidence · Études
1205 Effect of breast self-examination techniques on the risk of death from breast cancer, B.J. Harvey, A.B. Miller, C.J. Baines, P.N. Corey [full text / résumé]
1215 Needs-based planning: the case of Manitoba, N.P. Roos, R. Fransoo, K.C. Carrière, N. Frohlich, B. Bogdanovic, P. Kirk, M. Watanabe [full text / résumé]

  Editorials · Éditoriaux
1225 Is breast self-examination still necessary?, T.G. Hislop [full text / résumé]
1227 Physician resource planning in an era of uncertainty and change, B.J. Fried [full text / résumé]
1229 Physician resource planning: ways and means, N.P. Roos [full text / résumé]
1231 Human rights, ethics and the Krever inquiry, J. Hoey [full text]

  Education · Éducation
1235 Management of women at increased risk for breast cancer: preliminary results from a new program, P.L. Chart, E. Franssen [full text / résumé]
1245 Report of the Canadian Hypertension Society Consensus Conference: 3. Pharmacologic treatment of hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, É. Rey, J. LeLorier, E. Burgess, I.R. Lange, L. Leduc [full text / résumé]

  Public health · Santé publique
1257 Recognizing and controlling respiratory disease outbreaks in long-term care facilities [full text]
1259 Repérage et contrôle des flambées d'affections respiratoires dans les établissements de soins de longue durée [texte complet]

  Features · Chroniques
1263 New York hospitals paid to teach fewer physicians, M. Korcok [full text / en bref]
1265 Krever can name names, Supreme Court rules, K. Capen [full text]
1266 Bills for noninsured services remain a wellspring for patients' complaints, D. Grant [full text / en bref]
1268 Despite some PR fallout, proponents say MD walkouts increase awareness and may improve health care, N. Baer [full text / en bref]
1272 Self-help medical advice was popular in the 1930s, too, M. Clarfield

1323 Deaths · Nécrologie

  Pulse · Médicogramme
1324 Canada's changing life-expectancy trends / L'évolution des tendances relatives à l'expérience de vie au Canada

1275 Books and other media · Livres et autres documents

1279 ·

Resources · Ressources

1280 Conferences · Conférences
1284 Advertisers' index · Index des annonceurs
1284 Prescribing index · Index de l'information sur les ordonnances
1310 Service information · Renseignements aux lecteurs
1311 Classified advertising · Annonces classées
ISSN 0820-3946 157 (9) 1181­1324 (1997)

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