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White Coat Black Art - Medicine's Murky PastDec 18, 2014 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Medicine's Murky Past Audio
White Coat Black Art Medicine's Murky Past Dec 18, 2014 | 27:29Two stories that take us back to the origins of modern medicine.
White Coat Black Art - Personal Support WorkersSep 10, 2011 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Personal Support Workers Audio
White Coat Black Art Personal Support Workers Sep 10, 2011 | 27:30At retirement homes, a growing number of Canada's seniors receive nursing care from personal support workers who say they're increasingly being asked to perform duties they aren't qualified to do, putting their reputations and your safety at risk.
White Coat Black Art - Palliative Care vs. Assisted Suicide: The False DichotomyDec 4, 2014 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Palliative Care vs. Assisted Suicide: The False Dichotomy Audio
White Coat Black Art Palliative Care vs. Assisted Suicide: The False Dichotomy Dec 4, 2014 | 27:29Two big, important issues: palliative care and assisted death. Should one really come before the other or do they go hand in hand towards helping Canadians achieve a so-called "good death?
White Coat Black Art - Slow Code & Going through the Motions (2013 Encore)Nov 7, 2014 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Slow Code & Going through the Motions (2013 Encore) Audio
White Coat Black Art Slow Code & Going through the Motions (2013 Encore) Nov 7, 2014 | 27:30This week: one of our most controversial shows from last season: the slow code - a little-talked about practice at some hospitals that puts medical ethics under the microscope.
White Coat Black Art - After the Error - Part 1Sep 5, 2014 | 27:31White Coat Black Art After the Error - Part 1 Audio
White Coat Black Art After the Error - Part 1 Sep 5, 2014 | 27:31What happens after a medical error and is saying sorry really enough? Two mothers in two countries who both lost newborn children help us pull back the curtain on what happens after a medical mistake is made.
White Coat Black Art - The Toyota WayOct 17, 2014 | 27:28White Coat Black Art The Toyota Way Audio
White Coat Black Art The Toyota Way Oct 17, 2014 | 27:28Nearly forty years ago, Toyota adopted an efficiency system they called Toyota Way. Today, people in health care and other industries call it LEAN because it's all about cutting waste. Is it a way for hospitals to better care for patients and save money?
White Coat Black Art - Doctor BSNov 14, 2014 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Doctor BS Audio
White Coat Black Art Doctor BS Nov 14, 2014 | 27:30This week: A crash course on 'BS' - hospital-style. Much of the bluff and bluster from doctors is self-serving but does it serve a greater purpose?
White Coat Black Art - Mid-Air Delivery with Dr. Erin Sullivan (Interview)Nov 23, 2013 | 14:52White Coat Black Art Mid-Air Delivery with Dr. Erin Sullivan (Interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art Mid-Air Delivery with Dr. Erin Sullivan (Interview) Nov 23, 2013 | 14:52What started as a quiet flight from Amsterdam to Calgary turns into a mid-air delivery for a Saskatchewan doctor.
White Coat Black Art - Invisible EnemyNov 21, 2014 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Invisible Enemy Audio
White Coat Black Art Invisible Enemy Nov 21, 2014 | 27:29Stories from colleagues who have made the journey to battle Ebola the invisible enemy.
White Coat Black Art - First Nations Second-Class Care: An EncoreOct 3, 2014 | 27:30White Coat Black Art First Nations Second-Class Care: An Encore Audio
White Coat Black Art First Nations Second-Class Care: An Encore Oct 3, 2014 | 27:30White Coat Black Art looks at whether First Nations patients sometimes get second-class health care.
White Coat Black Art - Haves & Have Nots: Midwifery in CanadaSep 26, 2014 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Haves & Have Nots: Midwifery in Canada Audio
White Coat Black Art Haves & Have Nots: Midwifery in Canada Sep 26, 2014 | 27:29A check up on midwifery in Canada. We visit Toronto's new birth centre where more than 400 babies are expected to be born this year, and then Brian goes to Newfoundland find out why it's taken 30 years for midwives there to get licensed.
White Coat Black Art - Makayla's ChoiceOct 24, 2014 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Makayla's Choice Audio
White Coat Black Art Makayla's Choice Oct 24, 2014 | 27:29This week on White Coat, Black Art: When first nations culture and medical culture collide. And what happens when both claim to act in the best interest of young patients who insist on their right to choose their own treatment.
White Coat Black Art - Is a Tired Doctor a Safe Doctor? (Highlights)Oct 31, 2014 | 27:29White Coat Black Art Is a Tired Doctor a Safe Doctor? (Highlights) Audio
White Coat Black Art Is a Tired Doctor a Safe Doctor? (Highlights) Oct 31, 2014 | 27:29Highlights from a lively panel with the provocative title "Is a Tired Doctor a Safe Doctor" recorded live as part of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons' International Conference on Residency Education held in Toronto.
White Coat Black Art - Palliative Care vs. Assisted Suicide: The False Dichotomy (Mini-podcast extended interview)Dec 6, 2014 | 31:20White Coat Black Art Palliative Care vs. Assisted Suicide: The False Dichotomy (Mini-podcast extended interview) Audio
White Coat Black Art Palliative Care vs. Assisted Suicide: The False Dichotomy (Mini-podcast extended interview) Dec 6, 2014 | 31:20Dr. Brian Goldman's full conversation with physician assistant Maureen Taylor, the widow of Dr. Donald Low.
White Coat Black Art - Realities of the Do Not Resuscitate OrderDec 8, 2012 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Realities of the Do Not Resuscitate Order Audio
White Coat Black Art Realities of the Do Not Resuscitate Order Dec 8, 2012 | 27:30DNR is code for 'Do Not Resuscitate', a signed order on your hospital chart not to start CPR if your heart stops or put you on a ventilator if you stop breathing. This week Dr. Brian Goldman looks at how family members respond when doctors ask for a Do Not Resuscitate order on a loved one — and the perspective of doctors and nurses on getting the DNR.

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