TITLE

With apartheid behind them, South Africa's MDs unite under single body

PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/03/98, Vol. 159 Issue 9, p1075
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that in 1998 physicians in South Africa formed the South African Medical Association in response to the establishment of democracy in the country. Comments from H.A. Hanekom, the secretary general of the organization; Interest in the group.
ACCESSION #
1279899

 

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