Kondro, Wayne
June 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/9/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 12, p1197
Academic Journal
The article offers medical news briefs. A testimony made before the Federal Court Australia suggested that Merck and Co. Inc. paid an Elsevier division to produce a fake journal to market its products. Ontario Minister of Health and Long-Term Care David Caplan announces that the province will support the installation of drug dispensing machines in remote areas. Senate Special Committee on Aging raised the need for an integrated health and social plan, and improved pensions for elderly Canadians.


Related Articles

  • The pension challenge. Allen, Daniel // Nursing Older People;Jan2007, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p10 

    The article discusses the problem of pensioner poverty in Great Britain. The state pension provides a disposable income of just over £37 a week which proves insufficient for almost all the pensioners who did not save money in their good times. According to pensioners Sybil and Madeline people...

  • Merck introduces new treatment for asthma. Thurston, Lawson D. // Caribbean Business;9/2/2010, Vol. 38 Issue 34, p28 

    A preview of the medicine Dulera from Merck & Co. Inc. is presented.

  • EDITORIAL. Grech, Laurence // Bold;May2013, Vol. 23 Issue 3, preceding p1 

    In this article the author discusses the increasing imbalance between revenue from contributions by the working population, and benefits paid in the form of state pensions to people who are no longer working. According to the author, ageing populations mean increasing budgets for pensions, as...

  • LIVING YOUR GOLDEN YEARS YOUR WAY. BRUNNER, MELISSA // TK...Topeka's Business Magazine;Fall2013, p24 

    The article offers information on assisted living arrangements for old age people in America. It cites vice president of Clinical Services at Midland Care Corp. Marsha Kent's comments on range of old age services including home health services, adult day care and end-of-life hospice services....

  • Ageing in India. SINGH, CHARAN; BHARATI, KANCHAN; SANYAL, AYANENDU // Economic & Political Weekly;5/2/2013, Vol. 50 Issue 18, p40 

    The article assesses the need for a universal pension scheme (UPS) for the elderly in India. Topics discussed include the implications of ageing in social security and health expenditures, reduced coverage of pensions due to informal labour markets and decline in joint family system which put...

  • Pension peril. Jason, Gary // Liberty (08941408);Mar2009, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p12 

    The author looks at several issues concerning pensions and securities in the U.S. In 2008, the first Baby Boomers turn 62 and will become eligible for Social Security. The recent estimates of the unfunded liabilities of two biggest entitlement programs in the U.S., namely Social Security and...

  • AGE OF ANXIETY. Wood, Claudia // Public Finance;Nov2013, Issue 11, p38 

    The article focuses on the issue of old age pensions and health care costs in Great Britain. It tackles the ongoing problem of the British government in meeting the health care needs of older people in the country when it comes to home care and pensions. Also provided is information on the...

  • Secondary prevention medication use for CHD rising in the UK.  // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;2/11/2006, Issue 496, p6 

    The article discusses research being done on the utilization of secondary prevention medication in older patients with coronary heart disease (CHD). It references a study by S. E. Ramsay, P. H. Whincup, D. A. Lawlor, O. Papacosta, L. T. Lennon, M. C. Thomas, S. Ebrahim and R. W. Morris in the...

  • Travoprost/Timolol: A Viewpoint by Anastasios G.P. Konstas. Konstas, Anastasios G P // Drugs & Aging;2006, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p598 

    New treatments and treatment protocols for diseases affecting the elderly are evolving as we strive to meet the needs of an aging society. To help you keep up to date with the latest advances worldwide on all aspects of drug therapy and patient management, this section of the journal brings you...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics