CMA rescinds controversial policy

Hoey, John
September 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/05/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 5, p594
Academic Journal
Reports that the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) rescinded a controversial policy on mandatory HIV testing for nonconsenting patients. Reduction in the risk of HIV transmission in health care workers following a needle-stick injury with postexposure treatment; How the policy violates the CMA Code of Ethics.


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