James Hilditch

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Abstract. A numerical method is presented for the treatment of one-dimensional compressible flames. The method consists of a conservative front tracking algorithm for use near the flame and a high-order finite difference scheme for capturing the hvdrodynamics throughout the rest of the domain. The results presented show that the method effectively models(More)
Bereavement is a stressful event for men, yet there are few studies that help explain the important psychological and social factors that may interfere with or facilitate the grieving process in men. The purpose of this study is to describe some of these factors in new widowers and to compare them with those in married men. A community sample of 113(More)
OBJECTIVE To describe the health care use patterns of widowers who had participated in a randomized trial of mutual support, and of a matched cohort of married men DESIGN Retrospective audit of Ministry of Health use data SETTING The family practice unit in a general teaching hospital. PARTICIPANTS The 113 new widowers (61 treatment, 52 waiting-list(More)
  • J B Hilditch
  • Canadian family physician Médecin de famille…
  • 1986
Although family doctors may be reasonably effective in screening their patients for hypertension, some patients are missed. We examined the characteristics of patients screened and not screened for hypertension in a teaching family practice. Office visits were sampled during a one-month period. For non-hypertensives, the overall rate of patients whose blood(More)
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