Joanne DeForest

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Liver transplantation is a life-saving procedure with demonstrated utility. There are accumulating data indicating that this procedure is helpful in HIV-infected patients as well. Liver transplantation is currently largely unavailable to those living with HIV in Canada. Understanding the obstacles to this procedure is the first step to increasing access.(More)
OBJECTIVE Munchausen syndrome by proxy (MSP) is recognized in the differential diagnosis of apparent life-threatening events, but the early signs and the full spectrum of this presentation are not well recognized. We aim to describe MSP presenting with apnea to illustrate this spectrum and the evolution in our management over a period of 10 years. (More)
The effects on timing of anticipation following an isometric contraction were investigated. Using a Bassin timer, 35 subjects performed 10 trials for each of 4 forewarning periods at 3 stimulus speeds resulting in 120 trials for the control condition. An additional 120 trials were performed by all subjects following an isometric contraction for each trial.(More)
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