TITLE

Neurology and palliative medicine joint session

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Apr2007 Supplement, Vol. 92, pA56
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
The article presents abstracts related to neurology and palliative medicine joint session. They include "Evidence for a Lack of Early Structural Facial Encoding in a Child With Prosopagnosia Acquired in Infancy," "Clinical Usefulness of Personal Resuscitation Plans in Children With Neurodisability and Life-Limiting Conditions," and "Cerebral Venous Thrombosis in Children: A Case Series From Two Centres."
ACCESSION #
24790484

 

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