TITLE

Community physiotherapy in India: short review on research

AUTHOR(S)
Rajan, Pavithra
PUB. DATE
May 2015
SOURCE
International Journal on Disability & Human Development;May2015, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p175
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
102579570

 

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