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<br /> Practice<br /> FUTURE<br /> November 2011<br /> Ahead of the Curve:<br /> How social media<br /> are changing the<br /> way Canadian<br /> doctors practise<br /> Canada continues<br /> slow climb up EMR<br /> adoption curve<br /> <br /> Experiences from the<br /> forefront of EMR use<br /> 20<br /> Canadian<br /> physician<br /> case studies<br /> Regina, Sask. otolaryngologist<br /> Dr. James Fritz<br /> Case studies of EMR use in Canada<br /> How 20 Canadian physicians have successfully<br /> integrated EMRs into their practices<br /> cma.ca/emrcasestudies<br /> Practice<br /> FUTURE November 2011<br /> 5 Bringing a national focus to health IT<br /> Dr. John Haggie<br /> 6 Les TI en santé: une perspective nationale<br /> Dr John Haggie<br /> 7 Inching toward EMR adoption<br /> Marla Fletcher<br /> 9 Infow<a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=1"> Practice FUTURE </a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=2"> Experiences from the forefront of EMR use</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=3"> Practice FUTURE </a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=4"> EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD Dr. Steven Edworthy is </a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=5"> Editorial Bringing a national focus to health IT</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=6"> Éditorial Les TI en santé : une perspective nati</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=7"> Inching toward EMR adoption THINKSTOCK Physicia</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=8"> As numerous blog entries and jour- nal and pre</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=9"> Infoway focuses on clinical value Marla Fletche</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=10"> terms of fulfilling its mandate: to build an inte</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=11"> Web portals will revamp family practice, proponen</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=12"> systems and automatic patient notification servic</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=13"> MAKING EMRs MANDATORY: a discussion At the e-H</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=14"> to adopt something that is not fully mature, and </a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=15"> Social media make inroads into Canadian medicine </a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=16"> Dabby and her three resident- co-presenters arg</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=17"> Professionalism Medical students are well aware o</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=18"> medical students today will use social media to c</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=19"> MEDICINE 2.0 seeks to unite high tech and human t</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=20"> or users of tools such as Twitter to understand m</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=21"> conservative and anti-creative, arguing that thes</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=22"> Doctors use social media to share medical informa</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=23"> definition of social media they adopted was “Inte</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=24"> What's a blog? Yoni Freedhoff, MD “What's a bl</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=25"> about my concerns to its childhood obesity panel.</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=26"> Blogging for wellness: my take on social media J</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=27"> told me that my blog posts helped make the prospe</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=28"> SOCIAL MEDIA: smart connections, smart advocacy, </a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=29"> in mental health in London, Ont., I have learned </a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=30"> Using Twitter to inform and engage Merrilee Full</a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=31"> Social media essentials for physicians in 2011 </a> <a title="Future Practice [November 2011] page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/71a919a6?page=32"> might reflect negatively on the blog. 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