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October 31, 2000 / le 31 octobre 2000

CMAJ  2000; 163(9)
Highlights of this issue
•  Editorial
•  Letters
•  Research
•  Commentary
•  Review
•  The Left Atrium
•  News and Analysis
•  Deaths
•  Heart & Soul
Remembrance Day
We mark Remembrance Day with articles on the environmental devastation caused by war (page 1157) and the impact of conflicts on both local populations (pages 1148, 1152, 1176) and Canadian veterans and peacekeepers (pages 1183, 1187).

  Editorial • Éditorial
1121 Remembrance of things present
1123 Souvenirs d'aujourd'hui

1128 Letters • Correspondance [PDF]
Instructions to correspondents

  Research • Recherche
1133 Performance of screening mammography in organized programs in Canada in 1996
D. Paquette, J. Snider, F. Bouchard, I. Olivotto, H. Bryant, K. Decker, G. Doyle, for the Database Management Subcommittee to the National Committee for the Canadian Breast Cancer Screening Initiative
1139 Patterns of use of the bone mineral density test in Ontario, 1992–1998
S.B. Jaglal, W.J. McIsaac, G. Hawker, L. Jaakkimainen, S.M. Cadarette, B.T.B. Chan

  Commentary • Commentaire
1146 A call for the regulation of prescription data mining
D.E. Zoutman, B.D. Ford, A.R. Bassili
1148 The ravages of war
P. Alakija
1150 Organized breast cancer screening programs in Canada
A.B. Miller
  Occasional essay • Réflexion
1152 Rape in war: the humanitarian response
L. Shanks, M.J. Schull

  Review • Synthèse
1157 Environment and health: 5. Impact of war
J. Leaning
1163 Induction of labour: a continuous quality improvement and peer review program to improve the quality of care
S. Harris, B. Buchinski, S. Gryzbowski, P. Janssen, G.W.E. Mitchell, D. Farquharson
1167 Bioethics for clinicians: 19. Hinduism and Sikhism
H. Coward, T. Sidhu
1171 Sildenafil: from the bench to the bedside
E. Michelakis, W. Tymchak, S. Archer

1176 The Left Atrium • De l'Oreille Gauche [HTML / PDF]
  • "The lights of perverted science" (book review by A.M. Todkill)
  • Unbearable witness C. Payne
  • Instinct and survival: an exchange of letters between Einstein and Freud, M. Leith

1180 News and analysis • Nouvelles et analyses [PDF]

1219 Deaths • Nécrologie

  Heart & Soul • Gens de cœur
1220 A practice with 23 million potential patients
H. Koba

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