TITLE

Health-related quality of life and mental health in the medium-term aftermath of the Prestige oil spill in Galiza (Spain): a cross-sectional study

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2007, Vol. 7, p245
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
34940373

 

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