TITLE

What's in a name?

AUTHOR(S)
Nadasdi, Miklos
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/8/2003, Vol. 169 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the name given by the medical community to severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Implications of the stigma cast on affected regions; Common practice in naming diseases; Proposal to rename SARS with a scientifically acceptable term.
ACCESSION #
10111075

 

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