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 111 | PDF Downloads 51 XML Downloads 48 HTML Downloads 7

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Exercise Prescription Practices of a Group of Canadian Internal Medicine Physicians

Alexi Kuhnow, Stephen Workman
Abstract 34 | PDF Downloads 18 XML Downloads 6 HTML Downloads 4

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 76 | PDF Downloads 25 XML Downloads 11 HTML Downloads 7

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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 59 | PDF Downloads 26 XML Downloads 33 HTML Downloads 6

Page 32-38

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

Talha Tahir, Melanie Mitsui Wong, Rabia Tahir, Michael Mitsui Wong
Abstract 63 | PDF Downloads 20 XML Downloads 17 HTML Downloads 6

Page 39-52

GIM Practice

HP HEROES: Arielle Berger MD

Bert Govig (ED)
Abstract 40 | PDF Downloads 19 XML Downloads 15 HTML Downloads 5

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The General Idea

Hector M Baillie
Abstract 55 | PDF Downloads 28 XML Downloads 19 HTML Downloads 6

Page 70-71

Case Reports and Clinical Images

Dysphagia Megalatriensis in an 87-Year-Old Woman

Mehras Motamed, Meredith Poole, Zardasht Jaff, Don Thiwanka Wijeratne
Abstract 84 | PDF Downloads 38 XML Downloads 34 HTML Downloads 6

Page 27-31

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

Adam Suleman, Nigel Champion, Yuna Lee
Abstract 98 | PDF Downloads 23 XML Downloads 44 HTML Downloads 7

Page 53-58

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

Siu Yu Zoe Lau, Lawrence Jacobs
Abstract 64 | PDF Downloads 29 XML Downloads 23 HTML Downloads 5

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 96 | PDF Downloads 61 XML Downloads 54 HTML Downloads 9

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A Case of Autoimmune Polyglandular Syndrome Type 2 Presenting as Dyspnea

Anton Moshynskyy, Keren-happuch Ho, Gudrun Caspar-Bell
Abstract 77 | PDF Downloads 45 XML Downloads 44 HTML Downloads 8

Page 13-16

Insidious Development: Cerebral Mycotic Aneurysm in an Immunocompromised Patient

Daniele Valentini, Debapria Das, Allen Tran
Abstract 80 | PDF Downloads 39 XML Downloads 27 HTML Downloads 8

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