TITLE

Sex-related differences in coronary revascularization practices: the perspective from a Canadian queue management project

AUTHOR(S)
Naylor, C. David; Levinton, Carey M.
PUB. DATE
October 1993
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/1/1993, Vol. 149 Issue 7, p965
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
35491960

 

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