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David R. Richardson, MD

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Dr David Richardson joined the BCMJ Editorial Board in 2006, and became editor of the Journal in August 2008. Dr Richardson has been a general practitioner in Langley since 1992 and is on active staff at Langley Hospital. His extracurricular activities include soccer, mountain biking, and competing as a triathlete.

News / March 2008

How Doctors Think. by Gerome Groopman, MD. Houghton Mifflin, 2007. ISBN-10: 0618610030 ISBN-13: 978-0618610037. Hardcover, 320 pages. Regular $29.95; $18.87. Have you ever thought about the processes... Read More

Editorials / September 2007

Were the last dinosaurs aware of their impending extinction? Did the T. rexes sit around in bars nursing a beer and reminiscing about what once was? Of course not, their arms were too short. I’m not upper-limb... Read More

News / April 2007

Book reviews Vancouver General Hospital: 100 Years of Care and Service by Donald Luxton. Vancouver General Hospital and Heather Heritage Society, 2006. Hardcover. $35. To order, contact the Heather Heritage... Read More

Editorials / December 2006

Here’s $100,” stated the nicely dressed parking attendant standing at the doctors’ entrance when I arrived at the hospital this morning. “Pardon?” was all I could stammer in reply. “The hospital realizes it isn’t... Read More

News / November 2006

Film review Something the Lord Made. Directed by Joseph Sargent; HBO Films, 2004. Something the Lord Made is a moving true story of the men and women willing to challenge the then-current cardiac law of... Read More