TITLE

`Cash-for-blood' companies still thriving in US

AUTHOR(S)
Korcok, Milan
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/03/98, Vol. 159 Issue 9, p1165
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents concerns over the safety of the blood supply in the United States in the late 1990s. The use of blood that was donated for money; The increased risk of people with diseases, such as HIV, donating blood for extra money; Efforts of the United States Department of Health and Human Services to resolve the problem.
ACCESSION #
1281416

 

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