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Topics of Interest

The Physicians' Newsletter covers a range of topics of interest to primary care professionals including:

  • Up-to-date clinical information
  • Trends in the medical community
  • Surveillance data
  • Platform to promote primary care events
  • Review of community programs / services to benefit your patients
Past IssueTopics
March, 2020
  • In This Issue - March 2020
  • MESSAGE:  Dr. Andrea Feller, MD, MS, FAAP, FACPM, Associate Medical Officer of Health 
  • UPDATE: Public Health Information Line
  • UPDATE: Report to Public Health
  • REVIEW: Niagara Health Assessment Centres
  • REVIEW: Self-Isolation Recommendations for Patients
  • REVIEW: Specimen Collection and Transport
February, 2020
  • In This Issue - February 2020
  • MESSAGE:  Dr. Gayane Hovhannisyan, MD, MPH, PhD, FRCPC, Acting Associate Medical Officer of Health 
  • UPDATE: Syphilis, Chlamydia & Gonorrhea
  • UPDATE: Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARC) & Emergency Contraception
  • UPDATE: Now Available - Vaping, E-Cigarettes & Cannabis Evidence Summaries
  • REVIEW: Respiratory Surveillance
January, 2020
  • In This Issue - January 2020
  • UPDATE: Live Chat with a Public Health Nurse
  • UPDATE: Changes to Prenatal Education offered by Public Health
  • UPDATE: NEW Ontario Seniors Dental Care Program
  • REVIEW: Respiratory Surveillance
  • REVIEW: Infection Prevention and Control, Disinfectants, Devices, and Decision Making
  • REVIEW: Help your Patients Quit Smoking This Year!
December, 2019
    November, 2019
      October, 2019
        September, 2019
          August, 2019
            July, 2019
            • UPDATE: Measles Best Practices & Guidance Document
            June, 2019
            • METABOLIC SYNDROME AND PSYCHIATRY
            • RISK OF METABOLIC SYNDROME IN THE TREATMENT OF PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS
            May, 2019
              April, 2019
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