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White Coat Black Art - After the Error - Part 2Sep 13, 2014 | 27:29White Coat Black Art After the Error - Part 2 Audio
White Coat Black Art After the Error - Part 2 Sep 13, 2014 | 27:29Beth Dalley Ullum tells the story of trying to save her unborn son who had a serious heart defect. She had to break through the medical culture of secrecy to find the best surgeons to perform a very delicate operation.
White Coat Black Art - Parkinson's Disease with Dr. Phil HebertSep 20, 2014 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Parkinson's Disease with Dr. Phil Hebert Audio
White Coat Black Art Parkinson's Disease with Dr. Phil Hebert Sep 20, 2014 | 27:29The long and personal journey of Dr. Phil Hebert from family physician to patient with Parkinson's disease. He tells why he kept the diagnosis a secret for so long and what finally convinced him he had to quit practising medicine.
White Coat Black Art - Palliative Care vs. Assisted Suicide: The False Dichotomy (Extended interview)Dec 4, 2014 | 29:33White Coat Black Art Palliative Care vs. Assisted Suicide: The False Dichotomy (Extended interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art Palliative Care vs. Assisted Suicide: The False Dichotomy (Extended interview) Dec 4, 2014 | 29:33The full unedited interview with Maureen Taylor on the death of her husband Dr Donald Low, assisted suicide and palliative care,
White Coat Black Art - The Physician and the Prisoner Extended Interview with Dr. Stephen XenakisDec 1, 2013 | 19:08White Coat Black Art The Physician and the Prisoner Extended Interview with Dr. Stephen Xenakis Audio
White Coat Black Art The Physician and the Prisoner Extended Interview with Dr. Stephen Xenakis Dec 1, 2013 | 19:08Listen to Dr. Brian Goldman's extended interview with Dr. Stephen Xenekis who went from being an expert witness for the defense of Omar Khadr to an outspoken advocate for one of Canada's most polarizing figures.
White Coat Black Art - Dr C. The Christmas EditionDec 23, 2014 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Dr C. The Christmas Edition Audio
White Coat Black Art Dr C. The Christmas Edition Dec 23, 2014 | 27:29On this holiday edition and season finale of White Coat, Black Art: Dr Brian Goldman's conversation with Nikhil Joshi, physician and cancer survivor.
White Coat Black Art - Challenges Faced by Aboriginals with Dr. Alika Lafontaine (Extended interview)Oct 7, 2013 | 27:09White Coat Black Art Challenges Faced by Aboriginals with Dr. Alika Lafontaine (Extended interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art Challenges Faced by Aboriginals with Dr. Alika Lafontaine (Extended interview) Oct 7, 2013 | 27:09Dr. Alika Lafontaine is the vice-president of the Indigenous Physicians Association of Canada. Hear his extended interview with Brian about the challenges aboriginal patients face in our health-care system and how we can improve their care.
White Coat Black Art - Antibiotics (Mini-podcast)Nov 18, 2014 | 12:43White Coat Black Art Antibiotics (Mini-podcast) Audio
White Coat Black Art Antibiotics (Mini-podcast) Nov 18, 2014 | 12:43Should patients with respiratory infections say no to a doctor's prescription for antibiotics?
White Coat Black Art - Health Coaches: The Vegas GambleDec 12, 2014 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Health Coaches: The Vegas Gamble Audio
White Coat Black Art Health Coaches: The Vegas Gamble Dec 12, 2014 | 27:30A new breed of health care worker that helps keep patients in the pink and out of hospital - the health coach.
White Coat Black Art - Special K (Mini-podcast)Dec 17, 2014 | 11:16White Coat Black Art Special K (Mini-podcast) Audio
White Coat Black Art Special K (Mini-podcast) Dec 17, 2014 | 11:16Can a drug best known as a "party drug" become a mainstream treatment for depression?
White Coat Black Art - Nurse Bullying, and "Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility" with author Kathleen BartholomewSep 17, 2011 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Nurse Bullying, and "Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility" with author Kathleen Bartholomew Audio
White Coat Black Art Nurse Bullying, and "Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility" with author Kathleen Bartholomew Sep 17, 2011 | 27:30There's a saying you hear in hospitals: nurses eat their young. Not doctors, paramedics, or physios, just nurses. Dr. Brian Goldman speaks with two nurses who say they were bullied by their colleagues, and find out how the experience affected them and their patients. He also speaks with Kathleen Bartholomew, author of "Ending Nurse-to-Nurse Hostility: Why Nurses Eat Their Young and Each Other."
White Coat Black Art - Navigating the World of Medicine from a Wheelchair (Extended interview)Dec 14, 2012 | 14:39White Coat Black Art Navigating the World of Medicine from a Wheelchair (Extended interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art Navigating the World of Medicine from a Wheelchair (Extended interview) Dec 14, 2012 | 14:39Steve Daniel is a second-year med student at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine. But before that, he did four tours of duty in Bosnia, Croatia and Afghanistan with the Canadian Armed Forces. In 2005, the former parachute instructor had a free-fall accident while conducting a course and was paralyzed instantly. Three years later, he competed at the Beijing Paralympics in arms-only rowing. And it was there he met a fellow athlete who inspired him to pursue medicine. Brian talks to him about navigating the world of medicine from a wheelchair.
White Coat Black Art - Where Art and Medicine ConvergeDec 29, 2012 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Where Art and Medicine Converge Audio
White Coat Black Art Where Art and Medicine Converge Dec 29, 2012 | 27:30This week on White Coat, Black Art, Dr. Brian Goldman with three stories about the place where art and medicine meet that just happen to reflect his state of mind including a conversation with a fellow ER physician who's made a name for himself in another field: film making. Dr. Max Montalvo has directed a documentary and is now working on his third music video for the Canadian band the Tragically Hip. Brian asked him about balancing life in the ER with life behind the camera.
White Coat Black Art - Revisiting the Do Not Resuscitate DiscussionOct 26, 2013 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Revisiting the Do Not Resuscitate Discussion Audio
White Coat Black Art Revisiting the Do Not Resuscitate Discussion Oct 26, 2013 | 27:29We revisit a program about how health care workers and families grapple with Do Not Resuscitate Orders or DNRs. The show recently won the 2012 media award from the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario for Exceptional Reporting on a nursing issue.
White Coat Black Art - "A complete waste of a very healthy life."Sep 9, 2014 | 29:55White Coat Black Art "A complete waste of a very healthy life." Audio
White Coat Black Art "A complete waste of a very healthy life." Sep 9, 2014 | 29:55In this extended interview, Beth Daley Ullem talks about the death of her newborn son, Michael, due to medical error in 2003. She used a $4-million dollar settlement to set up a foundation to push for more transparency in health care.
White Coat Black Art - Obesity (Mini-podcast)Oct 27, 2014 | 12:37White Coat Black Art Obesity (Mini-podcast) Audio
White Coat Black Art Obesity (Mini-podcast) Oct 27, 2014 | 12:37Obesity rates in Canada have tripled over the past thirty years. Now an editorial just published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal is calling for tough action to deal with obesity. Dr. Brian Goldman explains.

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