Clinical Briefs

Kuritzky, Louis
March 2011
Internal Medicine Alert;3/29/2011 Supplement, p48
The article offers clinical briefs including the effect of aspirin on long-term risk of death from cancer, persistent posprostatectomy incontinence, and efficacy of herpes zoster vaccine.


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