TITLE

Briefly

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger; Silversides, Ann; Kondro, Wayne
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/1/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 5, pE92
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers medical news briefs in Canada. Three large pharmaceutical companies have agreed to contribute a total of 1 billion Canadian dollars for a University of Saskatchewan research on why many patients do not take drugs as prescribed. A research finds that randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of adults are rising at a faster rate compared to pediatric trials. Doctors in the country have been allowed to treat infants with tamiflu due to their heightened vulnerability to the H1N1 virus.
ACCESSION #
43887927

 

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