From the September 1976 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

A Question of Privacy

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"Several years ago, the three political parties in Ontario agreed in committee to the production of a central data file of complete medical histories on the entire population of the province," charged Dr. Lionel Solursh, associate professor of psychiatry at the University of Toronto.

"Think of the ramifications [of this kind of documentation] on alcoholism and drug treatment...

-- Milan Korcok