TITLE

Use of Laparoscopy in Evaluation and Treatment of Penetrating and Blunt Abdominal Injuries

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Surgical Innovation;Mar2008, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
31706142

 

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