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MD retirements stalled in Canada

The Medical Post, February 19, 2009

In Canada, the economic crisis is forcing some physicians to delay retirement plans or work longer hours than they had planned, according to this blog posting. According to Manfred Purtzki, a Vancouver financial adviser, the average physician-held portfolio has shrunk by approximately 30% in the last year, the blogger notes.