About the Journal

The Canadian Journal of General Internal Medicine (CJGIM) ISSN: 2369-1778 is the official publication of the Canadian Society of Internal Medicine (CSIM). The journal has a well respected editorial board and provides a sharp focus on the topics and issues facing the profession of Internal Medicine with a combination of society news, clinical and scientific original articles. CJ
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CJGIM is happy to announce our move to a continuous publishing model starting with the recently published Issue 3. This will enable us to significantly speed up the turnaround time from submission to review to acceptance to publishing. 

The first three articles of Issue 3 are now live on the journal website. Email notifications will be sent out periodically as new articles are added to the issue.

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Current Issue

Vol. 16 No. 4 (2021): CJGIM

Published: 2021-12-06

Original Research

First-Generation H1-Antihistamine Prescribing in Hospitalized Patients

Sarah Lohrenz, Kavya Yatham, Sandy Kassir, Andrea Fong
Abstract 117 | PDF Downloads 55 XML Downloads 58 HTML Downloads 8

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Exercise Prescription Practices of a Group of Canadian Internal Medicine Physicians

Alexi Kuhnow, Stephen Workman
Abstract 43 | PDF Downloads 23 XML Downloads 8 HTML Downloads 5

Page 62-69

Patient Outcomes and Healthcare Worker Safety Related to Tracheostomy in Critically Ill Ventilated COVID-19-Positive Patients

Jaymee Shell, Candice Griffin, Natalie Kozij, Rebecca Kruisselbrink
Abstract 85 | PDF Downloads 28 XML Downloads 13 HTML Downloads 8

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Scholarly Reviews and Commentary

What Internists Should Know about Malnutrition in Hospitalized Patients

Christopher Oleynick, Elaine Chiu, Haley Pomreinke, Maitreyi Raman
Abstract 70 | PDF Downloads 28 XML Downloads 39 HTML Downloads 7

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The Cost-Effectiveness of Mammography-Based Breast Cancer Screening in Canada

Talha Tahir, Melanie Mitsui Wong, Rabia Tahir, Michael Mitsui Wong
Abstract 70 | PDF Downloads 23 XML Downloads 21 HTML Downloads 7

Page 39-52

GIM Practice

The General Idea

Hector M Baillie
Abstract 61 | PDF Downloads 32 XML Downloads 24 HTML Downloads 7

Page 70-71

HP HEROES: Arielle Berger MD

Bert Govig (ED)
Abstract 44 | PDF Downloads 21 XML Downloads 20 HTML Downloads 6

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Case Reports and Clinical Images

Dyspnea in a Patient with Asthma, Interstitial Lung Disease, and Dermatomyositis

Siu Yu Zoe Lau, Lawrence Jacobs
Abstract 69 | PDF Downloads 35 XML Downloads 28 HTML Downloads 6

Page 59-61

Membranous Obstruction of the Inferior Vena Cava Associated with Antiphospholipid Syndrome Presenting with Bilateral Lower Limb Edema

Hugues Allard-Chamard, Marco Lefebvre, Andrew Benko, Martine Chamberland
Abstract 105 | PDF Downloads 63 XML Downloads 62 HTML Downloads 10

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A Case of Autoimmune Polyglandular Syndrome Type 2 Presenting as Dyspnea

Anton Moshynskyy, Keren-happuch Ho, Gudrun Caspar-Bell
Abstract 89 | PDF Downloads 49 XML Downloads 51 HTML Downloads 9

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Insidious Development: Cerebral Mycotic Aneurysm in an Immunocompromised Patient

Daniele Valentini, Debapria Das, Allen Tran
Abstract 87 | PDF Downloads 42 XML Downloads 32 HTML Downloads 10

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Dysphagia Megalatriensis in an 87-Year-Old Woman

Mehras Motamed, Meredith Poole, Zardasht Jaff, Don Thiwanka Wijeratne
Abstract 90 | PDF Downloads 43 XML Downloads 42 HTML Downloads 7

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An Unusual Mimicker of Tumor Lysis Syndrome with Hepatic and Renal Failure

Adam Suleman, Nigel Champion, Yuna Lee
Abstract 105 | PDF Downloads 27 XML Downloads 53 HTML Downloads 8

Page 53-58


CSIM Conference Research and Quality Improvement Abstracts

Abstract 9 | pdf Downloads 6

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CSIM Conference Ted Giles Clinical Abstracts

Abstract 8 | pdf Downloads 4

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