TITLE

Should nurse practitioners play a larger role in Canada's health care system?

AUTHOR(S)
Morgan, Peter P.; Cohen, Lynne
PUB. DATE
March 1992
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/15/1992, Vol. 146 Issue 6, p1020
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
35470138

 

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