Pandemic threats and the need for new emergency public health legislation in Canada.

@article{Wilson2006PandemicTA,
  title={Pandemic threats and the need for new emergency public health legislation in Canada.},
  author={Kumanan Wilson},
  journal={Healthcare policy = Politiques de sante},
  year={2006},
  volume={2 2},
  pages={35-42}
}
  • Kumanan Wilson
  • Published 2006 in Healthcare policy = Politiques de sante
The 2003 outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) exposed serious limitations in Canada's ability to respond to a public health emergency. Considerable progress has been made since SARS in addressing these limitations, including the creation of the new Public Health Agency of Canada. A remaining contentious question is whether there is a need… CONTINUE READING