TITLE

A survey of medical quality assurance programs in Ontario hospitals

AUTHOR(S)
Barrable, Bill
PUB. DATE
January 1992
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/15/1992, Vol. 146 Issue 2, p153
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
35470060

 

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