TITLE

Cockcroft and gualt formula for estimation of creatinine clearance: Should we adopt it?

PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Age & Ageing;Nov97, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents an abstract of the article `Cockcroft and Gault Formula for Estimation of Creatinine Clearance: Should We Adopt It?,' by J.M. Coyle, R. Sarkar.
ACCESSION #
71493

 

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