TITLE

Party leaders debate health of the nation

AUTHOR(S)
Eggertson, Laura
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/22/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 13, p1899
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the views of four Canadian political party leaders on nine questions about health care policy. Jack Layton of the New Democratic Party; Stephen Harper of the Progressive Conservative Party; Paul Martin of the Liberal Party.
ACCESSION #
13391010

 

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