TITLE

Celebrating 8 projects that improved our world

AUTHOR(S)
Straus, Sharon E.
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/13/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 8, p459
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on various health-related research works in Canada, that have been selected winners of the competition conducted by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ). A research showed that male circumcision can reduce the transmission of HIV infection and another focused on use of bovine lipid extract to treat acute respiratory distress syndrome. Another research revealed the benefits of arthroscopy for osteoarthritis.
ACCESSION #
44644891

 

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