Frederick Banting and the opportunities of research by general practitioners

Heath, Iona
April 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/19/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 7, p776
Academic Journal
In this article the author discusses aspects of medical research opportunities by general practitioners in 2011 as compared to the time of Nobel prize for Medicine laureate and Frederick Grant Banting. She says that Banting believes ideas can be generated through research and clinical work and emphasized the importance of keeping medical records and access to laboratories. However, medical researchers in 2011 has difficulty getting laboratory and medical record access to confirm their ideas.


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