TITLE

CNE Questions

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Apr2008, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A quiz about various medical topics is presented which include low literacy patients, skin cancer prevention and teenage birth rate.
ACCESSION #
31588884

 

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