Canadian election focuses on health cutsBMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7091.1365b (Published 10 May 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:1365
- David Spurgeon
The Canadian public blames cuts in funding to the provinces for worsening health care, according to a poll by the Canadian Medical Association.
The day before the results were released the Canadian prime minister, Jean Chretien, opened his re-election campaign with a promise not to go ahead with planned funding cuts to the provinces. The move is seen as a bid to repair …