TITLE

When hospital files get in media hands

AUTHOR(S)
Jarrell, John F.; Denham, Elizabeth; Flynn, George
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/07/99, Vol. 161 Issue 5, p527
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Offers observations on documents that were released by members of the staff of the Calgary Regional Health Authority (CRHA) of Alberta that were related to the termination of pregnancies involving fetuses with severe genetic abnormalities or other serious health conditions. Policy of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta related to pregnancy termination; Breeching of legal and ethical rights of individuals in Canada; Action taken because of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
ACCESSION #
2266538

 

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