TITLE

Walk-jog prescription introduced by Toronto centre now a mainstay of cardiac rehabilitation

AUTHOR(S)
Harrison, Pam
PUB. DATE
August 1993
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/15/1993, Vol. 149 Issue 4, p470
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
35470994

 

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