Pascal Pelletier

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BACKGROUND New cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors are being recognized and suggested to be included in CVD risk stratification. High-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) and the metabolic syndrome (MetS) are among these risk factors. However, CVD risk classification may be divergent when using different approaches. OBJECTIVES To compare(More)
a Clinical Biochemistry and Genetics, Diagnostic Services of Manitoba, 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, MB, Canada b Laboratory Medicine, University of Alberta Hospitals, 8440-112 Street, Edmonton, AB, Canada c Victoria Reference Laboratory, Life Labs, 7862 Scohon Pl, Saanichton, BC, Canada d Clinical Chemistry, DynaLIFEDx, 200-10150 102 Street, Edmonton,(More)
An alternative approach to AIDS in Zambia. Zambians have lived with what we now call AIDS for 20 years. Today, an estimated eight percent of newborns are infected with the virus. Yet dealing with AIDS in this traditional society is an onerous task. While the country's 10,000 nurses are educated in the ways of modern medicine, they are matched by an equal(More)
In May 1974, Steinberg initiated with twenty employees a semi-autonomous production group in one of their depots. During the ten ensuing years, this group exemplified one of the most interesting experiences in Quebec relating to the quality of life at work. The author follows the evolution of this project from its birth to its completion in October 1983. He(More)
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