TITLE

News @ a glance

AUTHOR(S)
Sibbald, Barbara
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/12/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 8, p842
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs on medicine as of October 12, 2004. Increase in tuition fees for medical schools in Canada; Information on a computer software that allows British patients to schedule appointments of their family physician; Information on a Web-based course on human rights and ethics that was launched by the World Medical Association.
ACCESSION #
14606425

 

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