Canada stocks up on smallpox vaccine, pushes bioterrorism training

Kondro, Wayne
November 2001
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/13/2001, Vol. 165 Issue 10, p1371
Academic Journal
Focuses on a Canadian health-security package, created in response to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States. How Canadian physicians, nurses, paramedics and other health care professionals may be asked to take refresher courses on biohazards; Decision of the government to purchase chemical antidotes and antibiotics to treat people exposed to nerve agents and viruses that cause viral hemorrhagic fever.


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