Effects of acetaminophen on adverse effects of influenza vaccination in health care workers

Aoki, Fred Y.; Yassi, Annalee; Cheang, Mary; Murdzak, Carol; Hammond, Gregory W.; Sekla, Laila; Wright, Brock
November 1993
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/15/1993, Vol. 149 Issue 10, p1425
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