TITLE

Diatribe cloaked in scientific language

AUTHOR(S)
Muir, J. Gordon
PUB. DATE
February 1992
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/15/1992, Vol. 146 Issue 4, p446
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
35491762

 

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