TITLE

News @ a glance

AUTHOR(S)
Kondro, Wayne
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/16/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 2, p162
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers medical news briefs. The University of Manitoba has been awarded US$22 million by the United States Agency for International Aid (USAID) for a program to tackle the increasing tide of HIV/AIDS in southern India. According to the report of the Canadian Institute for Health Information there is a regional variation in the workforce of nurses across Canada. A new computerized system to monitor adverse reactions to health products has been introduced in Health Canada.
ACCESSION #
23761065

 

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