Kondro, Wayne
April 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/22/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 9, p1128
Academic Journal
The article offers news briefs related to medicine in Canada. The Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) has reported that Canadian acute care hospitals spend an average $6,983 to treat a patient for a night. Meanwhile, the non-binding disclosure guidelines for adverse events have been unveiled by the Canadian Patient Safety Institute. On the other hand, Dr. Alain Beaudet will assume the presidency of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research on July 1, 2008. INSET: Beaudet named CIHR president.


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