TITLE

An Asymptomatic 87 year-old Women

AUTHOR(S)
Grauer, ken
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;10/16/2010 Pharmacology, p152
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the electrocardiography (ECG) result of an 84-year-old woman, who is asymptomatic despite of several abnormalities observed.
ACCESSION #
55249916

 

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