October 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/27/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 9, pE206
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The article offers news briefs related to health and medical policy. Alberta Health Services purchased an additional 106 mechanical ventilators to anticipate the pandemic flu outbreak. Great Britain's General Medical Council issued a new guidance for medical schools and health facilities for more hands-on experience in surgeries and hospitals for medical students. The British Medical Associated has issued a demand to ban alcohol advertising, marketing, and sponsorship of sports and music events.


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