TITLE

Burning questions

AUTHOR(S)
Murray, Sally
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/27/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 7, p792
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recounts the author's experience while attending his first press conference about avian influenza at the U.S. embassy in Ottawa, Ontario. Problems encountered on the way to the press conference; Measures taken in preparation for the press conference; Features of the press conference.
ACCESSION #
18257473

 

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