TITLE

1997 KJR Wightman award for research in biomedical ethics

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS54
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `Consent in the teaching hospital: An analysis of current practice,' by B. Gamulka.
ACCESSION #
9708236547

 

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