Entry #5: Blood donations by MSMs in Canada

Original entry by alexkillby alexkillby ()

RegionCanada
IssueBlood donations by MSMs
StatusBanned (5-year deferral)
Start DateJul 22, 2013
End Datenow
DescriptionHealth Canada changed the indefinite deferral period to a 5-year deferral, effective July 22, 2013.
Sourceshttp://www.blood.ca/CentreApps/Internet/UW_V502_MainEngine.nsf/page/MSM http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/new-blood-donation-rules-take-effect-in-canada-two-decades-after-tainted-blood-inquiry-1.1378949 http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/story/2013/05/22/blood-policy-men.html


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1. Revision #23 ( by imullin01)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value (Original)
Start Date2013-07-222013-05-22
NoteHealth Canada changed the indefinite deferral period to a 5-year deferral, effective July 22, 2013.
Sourceshttp://www.blood.ca/CentreApps/Internet/UW_V502_MainEngine.nsf/page/MSM http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/new-blood-donation-rules-take-effect-in-canada-two-decades-after-tainted-blood-inquiry-1.1378949 http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/story/2013/05/22/blood-policy-men.htmlhttp://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/new-blood-donation-rules-take-effect-in-canada-two-decades-after-tainted-blood-inquiry-1.1378949 http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/story/2013/05/22/blood-policy-men.html