White Coat Black Art | Oct 11, 2013 | 27:30

The Drug Shortage (Update)

An encore of our 2012 season debut, The Drug Shortage, which recently won a media award from the Canadian Medical Association. That's good news. The bad news is the shortage continues. In this encore/update we revisit the issue and talk solutions.

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