TITLE

Blood transfusion in Canada

AUTHOR(S)
Moore, Brian; CMAJ:, CMAJ; Moore, B P
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/1/1994, Vol. 150 Issue 1, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
35471135

 

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