TITLE

US slams Canada over Vancouver's new drug injection site

AUTHOR(S)
Gandey, Allison
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/11/2003, Vol. 169 Issue 10, p1063
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the perception of U.S. health officials on the Vancouver Coastal Health's injection facility for addicts in Canada. Views of Doctor Andrea Barthwell, deputy director of demand reduction for the White House Drug Policy Office, on the facility; Rate of drug addiction in Vancouver; Purpose of the injection facility; Response of Doctor Raju Hajela, an addiction specialists, on public concerns regarding the facility.
ACCESSION #
11235657

 

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