Prison tattoo program wasn't given enough time

Kondro, Wayne
January 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/30/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 3, p307
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the pilot project to control the spread of tattoo infection in prisoners of Canada. The views of David Butler-Jones are presented. The article states that the program was not given sufficient time to prove the effectiveness and hence was considered ineffective and canceled by Stockwell Day, the public safety minister of Canada. The article mentions that Butler-Jones suggests taking strategic steps to reduce the risk of infection.


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