Annotated Bibliography with Documents

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D. Geekie, Canadian Medical Association responds to concerns about physicians killing persons with environmental sensitivities.. Canadian Medical Association, Ottawa, 1985.
CMA Government Relations person Doug Geekie asked for information about physicians' ongoing abuse and killing of patients with sensitivities. When he received it, he found the information unpalatable.
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G. Thomson, Thomson et al comment on the debate. Ministry of Health, Toronto, 1985.
The authors comment on the "clearly untenable" nature of the position held by the Ontario Ministry of Health, i.e. the patients are emotionally ill. They also decried journalism that put forward polarized stories based on clearly untenable positions. They related the fact that meanwhile people are being caused preventable harm.
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B. Zimmerman, Zimmerman trashes clinical ecology. Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, 1985.
Allergist Barry Zimmerman decries the use of unproven methods, then recommends they be used on an experimental basis. He denigrates any association with candida. He accuses doctors of environmental medicine of practicing pseudoscience. He calls the problems "Total Allergy Syndrome" which was a term invented by doctors of environmental medicine.
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