TITLE

Cost no object as new agency tries to restore blood system's credibility

AUTHOR(S)
Hass, Janis
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/09/99, Vol. 160 Issue 5, p699
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that Canadian Blood Services (CBS) has presented several initiatives to revitalize Canada's blood distribution system. A plan to spend $20 million annually to prevent a handful of cases of hepatitis and HIV infection; Comments of CBS chief executive officer Lynda Cranston; The challenge of donation levels; Installation of a tracking system. INSET: Vein-to-vein tracking.
ACCESSION #
1662668

 

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