TITLE

Measuring and credentialing knowledge and competency of physicians

PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul2003, Vol. 98 Issue 7, p1668
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
10234281

 

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