TITLE

Support urged for physicians who speak out on health care issues

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/20/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 13, pE1005
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the panel of discussions on physician advocacy and apathy at the Canadian Medical Association 144th annual general meeting and the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) annual meetings, held in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador in August 2011. It mentions that some experts encouraged physicians to speak for their patients, but some were skeptic regarding the issue. Meanwhile, it mentions the recommendations released by CMPA in support of physician advocacy.
ACCESSION #
66287057

 

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