TITLE

More than ramps: accessible health care for people with disabilities

AUTHOR(S)
Marks, Meridith B.; Teasell, Robert
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/15/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 4, p329
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The editorial discusses the issues related to disabled people, and their access to the health care systems in Canada. People with disabilities lack primary and preventive care, routine checks and exams. It is said that a more number of disabled people report their inability to get required medical care. An improved access to quality health care, intervention of the government, and a collective approach is suggested as a remedy.
ACCESSION #
22077540

 

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