Enter the hospitalist: new type of patient creating a new type of specialist

Sullivan, Patrick
May 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/2/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 9, p1345
Academic Journal
Focuses on the establishment of the hospitalist to care for orphan patients due to Canada's shortage of family physicians. How the hospitalist is usually in community hospitals; Statistics of orphan patients; Comments of Dr. Tom Dickson, chief of staff at the William Osler Health Center in Brampton, Ontario.


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