Physician selection of colorectal cancer screening methods in African-American and white patients

Borum, Marie L
September 2003
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS110
Academic Journal
An abstract of the article "Physician Selection of Colorectal Cancer Screening Methods in African-American and White patients" by Marie L. Borum is presented.


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