Author: Jihane

What do the Vikings, an eighteenth-century physician-surgeon and our great pianist André Gagnon have in common? Each of them has an extraordinary story.   A genius in anatomy and surgery Once, long ago, a disease was named after the surgeon who identified it in 1831. His name was...

The Canadian Dupuytren Society is currently seeking a member to join our Fund Development Committee   The Canadian Dupuytren Society (CDS) was incorporated and received charitable status in 2015.  Dupuytren’s disease is a chronic disease that produces a benign thickening of the connective tissue, or fascia, of the...