News briefs

Collier, Roger; Silversides, Ann; Kondro, Wayne
July 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/1/2008, Vol. 179 Issue 1, p29
Academic Journal
The article offers world news briefs related to health care industry. Health Protection Agency in Great Britain will undertake an epidemiological study on adverse health effects of Magnetic Resonance Imaging machines. The Alberta Cancer Board will re-examine the 2006 study regarding the incidence of cancers in Fort Chipewyan. A free Web site, www.fieldresearch.msf.org, that compiles research based on the works of volunteer physicians was launched by Médecins Sans Frontières.


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