TITLE

Canada stocks up on smallpox vaccine, pushes bioterrorism training

AUTHOR(S)
Kondro, Wayne
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/13/2001, Vol. 165 Issue 10, p1371
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
5460452

 

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