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Correspondence </a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=8"> John Wootton, MD Shawville (Qc) Correspondance :</a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=9"> Pamela J. Cameron, MSW, PhD David C. Este, MSW, P</a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=10"> INTRODUCTION Primary care physicians provide a </a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=11"> offlce staff, and community members) in each com-</a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=12"> portance of an adequate physician supply to reten</a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=13"> Management and support The management and suppor</a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=14"> Community domain of retention Appreciation, conn</a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=15"> Based on these ndings, one could speculat</a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=16"> varied practice, recreational opportunities, work</a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=17"> 14. Conte SJ, Imershein AW, Magill MK. Rural comm</a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=18"> Clare Toguri, MSc Faculty of Medicine, University</a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=19"> INTRODUCTION Although about 20% of Canadians li</a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=20"> practising in a rural area. Close to 60% of respo</a> <a title="Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine, Volume 17, No. 2, Spring 2012 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f9e198bd?page=21"> by their immediate colleagues (85%). 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