The Krever Commission -- 10 years later

Wilson, Kumanan
November 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/20/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 11, p1387
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the significance of blood system passed by Horace Krever, judge in Canada, on November 25, 1997. He stresses that the Krever Commission was viewed as a success in terms of how Canadian are kept safe from bloodborne infections such as human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections and hepatitis C. He inflects that the findings of the Krever Commission could perhaps be considered the most influential report on public health in Canadian history.


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