TITLE

Ontario palliative care statement: a template for the rest of Canada

AUTHOR(S)
MacDonald, Neil
PUB. DATE
March 1993
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/15/1993, Vol. 148 Issue 6, p891
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
35493611

 

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