Barbara Maddigan

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We evaluated user satisfaction with a PC-based videoconferencing system used for child psychiatry assessments and performed a cost analysis. Thirty patients (aged 5-16 years), accompanied by a parent, completed a psychiatric assessment using the videoconferencing system. One of five child psychiatrists was randomly assigned to each assessment. Satisfaction(More)
The future will see increased medicalization of psychiatry and will demand changes in training that better prepare residents for the realities of practice in a sustained period of physician shortage. Residency programs will need to move from the current apprenticeship model of training to competency-based programs built on the CanMEDS 2000 articulation of(More)
1. Chicken pancreas has been shown to synthesize and secrete uric acid. Uric acid synthesis from xanthine in vitro by isolated pancreatic acinii is saturable and dependent on the activity of xanthine dehydrogenase. 2. Chicken pancreas is unable to synthesize uric acid de novo but the variety of substrates which support urate synthesis suggests that it(More)
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