Royal College debates whether MDs should promote moderate consumption of alcohol

Harrison, Pam
November 1998
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/17/98, Vol. 159 Issue 10, p1289
Academic Journal
Describes the debate about whether Canadian physicians should recommend moderate alcohol consumption for their patients. Confronting the problems caused by alcohol; Meeting of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada; The college's current policy on alcohol; Views of David Goldberg, University of Toronto; What is included in alcohol mortality data; Health outcomes considered; Economic factors.


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