TITLE

Nephrology

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Apr2007 Supplement, Vol. 92, pA31
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Abstracts of the Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health during its 11th Spring meeting at the University of York on March 26 to 29, 2007 are presented. Abstracts that deal with nephrology include "Redefining Urinary Tract Infections by Bacterial Colony Counts," and "Urinary Microscopy for the Early Diagnosis of Urinary Tract Infection: How Good Are We in Practice?"
ACCESSION #
24790475

 

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