News @ a glance

Kondro, Wayne
April 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/10/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 8, p1074
Academic Journal
The article offers news briefs on medical care in Canada. The Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada has recommended that all Canadian women be offered the option of non invasive prenatal genetic screening during pregnancy. The federal government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation are establishing HIV Vaccine Initiative. As part of screening programs for colo rectal cancer, Manitoba and Ontario will provide home screening kits to the residents of the provinces.


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