TITLE

The obstetrical causes and prevention of stillbirth and early infant mortality. 1923

AUTHOR(S)
Cosbie, W. G.
PUB. DATE
April 1992
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/1/1992, Vol. 146 Issue 7, p1203
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
35470157

 

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