TITLE

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

AUTHOR(S)
Hurst, Jacqueline K.
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/15/98, Vol. 159 Issue 12, p1461
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a parody of a study to determine whether car color correlates with the space allowed by the driver for passing a bicycle. Methods for the author's ten-day study; Outcome measures; Results; Conclusion.
ACCESSION #
1393194

 

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