TITLE

Preventive care: so many recommendations, so little time

AUTHOR(S)
Pimlott, Nicholas
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/22/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 11, p1345
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Addresses the growing number of recommended prevention strategies in Canada. Sectors who urge prevention as a way to improve health and prolong life; Factor that prompted an increase in recommended preventive strategies; Problems posed by the increasing number of strategies.
ACCESSION #
18805666

 

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