TITLE

CNE Questions

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Mar2010, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A quiz concerning medical malpractice and health risk management is presented.
ACCESSION #
48623190

 

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