Hospital crisis? What crisis?

Gray, Charlotte
April 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/04/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 7, p1043
Academic Journal
Reports on the crisis in Canada's hospitals when emergency rooms refused or redirected patients due to a flood of influenza patients in hospital. Why only some cities were unable to handle the flu patient influx; Preventative measures taken by some cities; Recommendation that surgery be postponed until slower periods; Early arrival of the flu season in 2000.


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