TITLE

Feds adopt wait-and-see strategy for funding of therapeutic clinical trial of liberation therapy for multiple sclerosis

AUTHOR(S)
Kondro, Wayne
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/5/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 14, pE676
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the wait-and-see strategic funding for the therapeutic clinical trial of the liberation therapy for multiple sclerosis (MS). It notes that the Canadian government will provide funding to Italian physician Paolo Zamboni on balloon venoplasty as a therapy for MS, given that Zamboni's propositions are valid. However, the blue-ribbon committee of the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) has rejected Zamboni's claims on his treatment procedure that used balloons.
ACCESSION #
54711969

 

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