Canada insists that it is a safe place to visitBMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7396.948/a (Published 03 May 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:948
- David Spurgeon
The Canadian federal health department was maintaining this week that despite WHO's warnings Canada was safe to visit. WHO last week advised travellers not to visit Toronto but was reviewing its advice on the matter on Tuesday 29 April, as the BMJ went to press.
By 28 April the health department had reported 344 probable or suspected cases of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and 21 deaths.
On its website …