Tainted blood case

Sibbald, Barbara
July 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/5/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 1, p24
Academic Journal
Reports on the ruling issued by the Ontario Superior Court on May 30, 2005 on the case of the Canadian Red Cross for distributing blood products infected with HIV and hepatitis C between January 1983 and May 1990. Amount of fine to be paid by the organization; Remarks from Doctor Pierre Duplessis, head of the Canadian Red Cross, on the case; Plans of the organization to address the effects of the infected blood products.


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