The ethics of clinical trials for coronavirus treatments
March 28, 2020 - MSN Canada
pragmatic. Arthur Caplan, director of NYU Langone’s Division of Medical Ethics says that when doctors are faced with suffering...
Coronavirus: Controversial malaria drug hydroxychloroquine tested at B.C. seniors’ home
March 28, 2020 - Global News
‘solidarity’ drug trial Concerns over shortage of illegal...
Andrew Petter: Lessons of COVID-19 might define human success in the 21st century
March 28, 2020 - Vancouver Sun
lessons that might help to resolve other societal challenges — such as the opioid crisis, food insecurity and climate change....
Trump's push for risky malaria drugs disrupts coronavirus response
March 27, 2020 - MSN Canada
doctors to prescribe off-label will spark shortages that could harm patients who rely on the drugs for other conditions,...
B.C. health-care professionals warn about use of unproven COVID-19 treatments and medications
March 27, 2020 - Global News
in interest in unproven COVID-19 treatments could lead to a shortage of drugs that could be used to help patients with...
There could be a shortage of life-saving equipment in New Jersey. Who decides who gets it?
March 27, 2020 - MSN Canada
for Respiratory Care, American Society of Anesthesiologists, Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation, American Association of...
Americans stock up on Rx Drugs, while some look to disproven remedies to Protect against COVID-19
March 27, 2020 - Insider Tracking
(63%) are the least worried about prescription drug supplies. "There are reasons for concern over drug...
'NO ROADMAP FOR THIS': As pandemic worsens, frontline workers deal with fear, anxiety
March 27, 2020 - Edmonton Sun
, says Dr. Mamta Gautam, an Ottawa psychiatrist who specializes in physician wellness. “We know there are going to be difficult...
B.C. government releases projected forecast of COVID-19 pandemic
March 27, 2020 - Prince George Matters
-acuity units, cardiac surgery ICU, coronary care units and post- anaesthesia rooms will be used in addition to ICU beds as...
Cannabis street prices skyrocket under coronavirus lockdown in France
March 27, 2020 - Ottawa Sun
zones risked being tested once users were unable to get drugs. “The shortage of drugs on the streets could lead...
Prescription drugs: more patience now required
March 27, 2020 - Radio Canada International (en)
-up call for us to pay attention to our drug shortages that exist already and to pay attention to where our...
US COVID-19 Cases Soar Past China To Become Virus Epicenter
March 27, 2020 - IFL Science
. It's not just testing," Dr Arthur Caplan, head of the Division of Medical Ethics at NYU's School of Medicine, told CNN. At...
A guide to the vaccines and drugs that could fight coronavirus
March 27, 2020 - MSN Canada
simply given to everyone. And Trump’s boosting has helped fuel a shortage of the drug, which is also needed by patients...
Doctors face sanctions for prescribing unproven COVID-19 drugs to friends and family, regulators warn | CBC News
March 27, 2020 - Med News Ledger
shortage’ The increased demand has already led to shortages for patients needing the drugs to treat other diseases. A...
Canadian hospitals to start enrolling patients in global coronavirus drug trials
March 27, 2020 - St. Catharines Standard
. Within days of its publication, there were reports of panic buying, drug shortages and even deaths after people tried...
Coronavirus a 'wake-up call' for Canada's prescription drug supply
March 27, 2020 - 24News.ca
medication can be dispensed to try to prevent shortages, recognizing that most active ingredients for drugs come from...
Doctors face sanctions for prescribing unproven COVID-19 drugs to friends and family, regulators warn
March 27, 2020 - CBC News - Canada
shortage' The increased demand has already led to shortages for patients needing the drugs to treat other diseases. A...
Kaiser Permanente Temporarily Stops Filling Prescriptions for Hydroxychloroquine Due to Coronavirus
March 27, 2020 - Yahoo! News Canada
is a “real possibility” of running out of the drug if steps are not made to “mitigate the shortage.” “As we face the...
What is chloroquine and could it cure the coronavirus?
March 27, 2020 - MSN Canada
effects, warn experts. "One of the unintended consequences are drug shortages of chloroquine, for people that need to...
Trump’s Misleading Ventilator Counter-Punch at Cuomo
March 27, 2020 - MSN Canada
the director of law and ethics at the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics at the University of Chicago and faculty fellow...
Pharmacies implement restrictions to secure Canada’s drug supply
March 27, 2020 - MSN Canada
Pharmacists are preventing Canadians from stockpiling medication to avoid shortages of drugs, especially those that could...
Health Minister issues apology to pharmacists over drug shortage confusion in N.L.
March 26, 2020 - CBC Newfoundland & Labrador
of any significant drug shortages related to the pandemic. "We have unfortunately become grown accustomed to...
AANA and VA Partner to Care for Veterans During COVID-19 Pandemic
March 26, 2020 - Insider Tracking
(VA) to meet the needs of our nation's veterans during the COVID-19 pandemic. Nurse anesthetists across the country are responding...
Major announcements in regard to the DTES. A safe supply on the way?
March 26, 2020 - Omny.fm(Vancover)
With concerns being raised about a shortage of drugs for addicts in the Downtown Eastside, and flags being raised about...
COVID-19 Daily Bulletins: March 26
March 26, 2020 - Ontario Trucking Association
the GST credit to low and modest income families. Help prevent shortages of patented drugs or medical devices. Increasing...
3-D printing to the coronavirus rescue? Not so fast.
March 26, 2020 - MSN Canada
and reused over and over. Due to the severe shortages of equipment, the US Food and Drug Administration is allowing...
Coronavirus: Website launched to help people donate in Waterloo region, Guelph
March 26, 2020 - MSN Canada
, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned hospitals that they could soon face shortages of critical surgical tools...
U.S. business groups warn 'Buy America' order would harm pandemic response
March 26, 2020 - The Chronicle Herald
and killed 730. But they said the order could worsen shortages of drugs and medical products and undermine prospects...
Trump’s reckless promotion of hydroxychloroquine to fight coronavirus, explained
March 26, 2020 - MSN Canada
Saturday. Trump’s boosting has sent many Americans clamoring for the drug, creating shortages for patients who need it,...
Telehealth in New York: How telemedicine is reaching growing medical deserts in rural NY
March 26, 2020 - MSN Canada
a medical system already stretched thin due to rising costs, physician shortages and political upheavals. The health care dilemma...
Social distancing? Here’s how Canadian writers are connecting online
March 26, 2020 - The Hamilton Spectator
meaty scientific or historical themes, like the Black Death or the opioid crisis, in my fiction, the conversations are inevitably...
Health-Care Access Was Already Hard For Trans Canadians. Then COVID-19 Came.
March 26, 2020 - Huffington Post Canada
coronavirus overtaking the health-care system. Unease about potential drug shortages has some worried about their access...
Doctor at Oregon veterans' home using combination of drugs to treat COVID-19
March 26, 2020 - MSN Canada
them on a daily basis. RELATED: Malaria drugs' promise for coronavirus spurs hope, shortages Many people with autoimmune...
AANA Issues Statement on the Use of Self-Supplied Personal Protective Equipment
March 25, 2020 - Insider Tracking
of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) continues to devote its resources to monitoring the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on nurse...
COVID-19 Emergency Response Act receives royal assent
March 25, 2020 - The Indo-Canadian Voice
the authority to make regulations to address any future shortages of therapeutic products, including drugs and medical...
Why the US could face a drug shortage
March 25, 2020 - MSN Canada
The U.S. could be facing a drug shortage. Nick Florko, STAT News, joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss the vulnerability and...
Hospitals, health centers, veterans to get relief in coronavirus stimulus bill
March 25, 2020 - MSN Canada
in a public health emergency, drugmakers and medical device manufacturers must provide information about shortages to...
Daniel Kalla's fiction is looking pretty real these days
March 25, 2020 - Calgary Herald
, whose new novel The Last High, out in May, looks at Vancouver’s opioid crisis. A prolific and best-selling author, Kalla was...
Virus Likely Curtailed China Drug Output, Raising Shortage Fears - BNN Bloomberg
March 25, 2020 - BNN Bloomberg
far, the coronavirus pandemic hasn’t caused widespread drug shortages in the U.S. The Food and Drug...
Senate stimulus shows lengths government is going to preserve supply chain
March 25, 2020 - MSN Canada
to examine whether the US is vulnerable to critical drug and device shortages because so many materials are manufactured...
There’s another epidemic spreading as we rally against the coronavirus: ageism
March 25, 2020 - THE STAR
ageism gets a free pass. I’m waiting with interest to see what medical ethics committees decide. But then again, I’m not holding...
Trump Hypes Potential COVID-19 Drugs, But Evidence So Far Is Slim
March 25, 2020 - MSN Canada
on hydroxychloroquine to keep their symptoms at bay have also reported shortages of the drugs as orders related to...
Doctor details how to be safe and responsible amid coronavirus pandemic
March 25, 2020 - Yahoo Finance
reopen the country by Easter. Columbia University Center for Clinical Medical Ethics Director Dr. Lydia Dugdale joins Yahoo...
After claims of possible coronavirus remedy, questionable prescriptions poured into pharmacies
March 25, 2020 - MSN Canada
script. Not only is it selfish and unethical, with a shortage we need to save these drugs for our chronic patients."...
What you need to know about getting new prescriptions, refills
March 25, 2020 - Yahoo! News Canada
to a 30-day supply of medication to reduce the risk of drug shortages during the COVID-19 pandemic. Getting a new...
Panic-buying of drugs leading to shortages and rationing in B.C., pharmacies say
March 25, 2020 - Prince George Matters
chain. “And that, we think, will contribute to not having drug shortages.” Changes introduced last week give...
Inhalation Anesthetics Market Sales Outlook; Market Size, Up-to-Date Development Data and Market Trends Forecast From 2019-2024
March 25, 2020 - Financial Planning
and rapid and smooth induction of, and emergence from, general anaesthesia. As an induction and maintenance agent for ambulatory...
Medical supply chains are fragile in the best of times and COVID-19 will test their strength
March 25, 2020 - MSN Canada
, the FDA announced the first COVID-19-related drug shortage. Other such shortages may well occur. Making sure...
India bans export of drug being tested for coronavirus treatment
March 25, 2020 - Financial Post
(ASHP), which maintains a list of drug shortages, said there was a shortage of hydroxychloroquine. “Chloroquine...
You asked us questions about the coronavirus: What experts are saying
March 25, 2020 - MSN Canada
, as a surge in demand for these medications could lead to a shortage of the drugs for people who need them, such as...