TITLE

History of medicine

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS35
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `The history of vascular access for hemodialysis: James E. Cimino and the arteriovenous fistula,' by E. Everson and F. Sutherland from the University of Calgary.
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9708236199

 

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