TITLE

Incontinence in institutions: costs and contributing factors

AUTHOR(S)
Borrie, Michael J.; Davidson, Heather A.
PUB. DATE
August 1992
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/1/1992, Vol. 147 Issue 3, p322
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
35470360

 

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