TITLE

Briefly

AUTHOR(S)
Hinds, Britanny; Collier, Roger; Kondro, Wayne
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/23/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 5, pE243
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to medicine. Doctor Keiji Fukuda of the World Health Organization (WHO) argues that the accusations on the influence of pharmaceutical industry to WHO's policies were unjustified. The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Ontario introduces the first program in Canada that offers weight loss surgery to obese teenagers. The American College of Surgeons increases its patients' awareness on surgery risks by expanding its risk calculators development.
ACCESSION #
48913824

 

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