News @ a glance

August 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/29/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 5, p464
Academic Journal
The article presents news briefs related to medicine in Canada as of August 2006. Health Canada has approved Gardasil, the first vaccine against cervical cancer. The federal government of Canada has set aside $1 billion to compensate the people who were infected with hepatitis C from tainted blood before January 1, 1986 and after July 1, 1990.


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