TITLE

News @ a glance

AUTHOR(S)
Sibbald, Barbara
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/20/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 2, p186
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents global news briefs on medical issues as of January 20, 2004. Rate of cervical cancer in Nova Scotia; Study which compared aerobic and resistance training to determine the type of exercise most beneficial to breast cancer patients; Amount to be invested by Manitoba to improve adult cardiac care.
ACCESSION #
11901911

 

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