TITLE

Emergency medicine

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS17
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `Recognizing geriatric syndromes in emergency departments: A study of process and outcome,' by D. Gayton, N. Mayo et al from the McGill University.
ACCESSION #
9708235875

 

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