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- THE fall from grace of [...]. Mary Carr // Mail on Sunday;11/17/2013, p23
THE fall from grace of Toronto's mayor Rob Ford continued last week when he publicly denied participating in oral sex with a staff member. 'I've got more than enough to eat at home, thank you very much,' he said. Given that the roly-poly public servant looks as if he weighs about 120 stone, we...
- Transit City in doubt. // Railway Gazette International;Jan2011, Vol. 167 Issue 1, p17
The article reports on the decision of Toronto, Ontario Mayor Rob Ford to stop construction on the Transit City light rail programme.
- Interview. Niven, Elizabeth // Nursing Ethics;May2010, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p404
An interview with Nursing Ethics Board member Leyla Dinc in Turkey is presented. When asked about her involvement in the board, she refers to her long-time experience in nursing practice. Dinc believes that nurses deal with ethical problems that entail responsibility and decision-making. Dinc...
- ALL publicity is good publicity. [...]. Isaac Bickerstaffe // Daily Mail;11/14/2013, p15
ALL publicity is good publicity. Toronto mayor Rob Ford, who has admitted taking crack and being abusive when drunk, was on hand to sign 1,000 'Robbie Bobbies' yesterday, bobblehead dolls modelled on him. They were sold for charity for $20 each. It's appropriate that they sway from side to side.
- Research on ethics in nursing care for older people: A literature review. Suhonen, Riitta; Stolt, Minna; Launis, Veikko; Leino-Kilpi, Helena // Nursing Ethics;May2010, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p337
The aim of this review was to analyse the empirical studies that focus on ethics in nursing care for older people, scoping the need and areas for further study. A search of the MEDLINE and CINAHL databases (earliest to August 2009) was conducted using the the keywords: ethic* and nursing or care...
- Learn, Pray, Love in Appalachia. Vines, Georgiana // Appalachian Journal;Fall2010, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p8
This article presents the author's reprint of "For more than 40 years, a former nun from New York has helped Appalachian communities," in the March 27, 2010 issue of the "Knoxville News-Sentinel" newspaper. The work of Catholic nun Marie Cirillo and her work in community development in the...
- Doctors Avoid Penalties in Suits Against Medical Firms. // Health Letter;Oct2011, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p6
The article presents a reprint of the article "Doctors Avoid Penalties in Suits Against Medical Firms," by Tracey Weber and Charles Ornstein, which appeared in the previous issue of "The Washington Post."
- 'Monty Python are in danger of becoming the very thing they once parodied. I am distraught'. PIERS MORGAN // Mail on Sunday;12/ 1/2013, p62
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14 The 50th anniversary of President John F Kennedy's assassination has sparked a huge amount of coverage in America, where the Kennedys are the nearest thing to royalty. Many people have some kind of association with the most infamous murder of the 20th century. But few have...
- (EDUCATION) Study Says Medical Schools Must Teach Safety Skills. // Community Health Funding Week;3/12/2010, p20
The article reports that a report by the Lucian Leape Institute at the National Patient Safety Foundation has pointed out that the U.S. medical schools are doing an inadequate job of providing students with the skills needed for safe patient care. These activities, the report recommends, should...