TITLE

Hospital Pharmacy Pulse

AUTHOR(S)
Sterling, Jacyntha A.
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Hospital Pharmacy;Oct2009, Vol. 44 Issue 10, p917
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Hospital Pharmacy presents this feature to keep pharmacists abreast of new publications in the medical/pharmacy literature. Articles of interest regarding a broad scope of topics are abstracted monthly. Suggestions or comments may be addressed to Jacyntha Sterling, Drug Information Specialist at Saint Francis Hospital, 6161 S Yale Ave, Tulsa, OK 74136 or email: jasterling@saintfrancis.com.
ACCESSION #
44994854

 

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