TITLE

Gunshot wounds: the new public health issue

AUTHOR(S)
Mackay, Bradford
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/2/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 5, p780
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the law that would make it mandatory for doctors in Ontario to report gunshot wounds to police. Remarks from Doctor Howard Ovens, director of the Schwartz/Reisman Emergency Center at Toronto's Sinai Hospital, on the basis of their position; Impact of the law on gunshot victims seeking medical care, according to Doctor Simon Kingsley; Opinion of Doctor François Bélanger on the issue.
ACCESSION #
12304840

 

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