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Friday, March 23, 2007

Today's Globe: urban-suburban hospital rift, deady TB strain

Efforts by the state's community hospitals to hire former Senate President Robert E. Travaglini to push their legislative agenda have exposed a growing rift between urban academic medical centers loaded with money and power and weaker community hospitals in the suburbs.

A new deadly form of tuberculosis spreading through South Africa has been found in rich nations in Europe as well as Canada and the United States, the World Health Organization said yesterday.

Posted by Elizabeth Cooney at 06:18 AM
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