US states ponder buying drugs from Canada

Korcok, Milan
November 2003
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/11/2003, Vol. 169 Issue 10, p1065
Academic Journal
Focuses the efforts of U.S. state officials to explore the possibility of purchasing prescription drugs in Canada. Order issued by Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich to study drug purchasing possibilities; Annual expenditures of Illinois on prescription drugs; Views Mayor Michael Albano of Springfield, Massachusetts, on purchasing drugs from Canadian firms; Legality of drug importation.


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