TITLE

Pain management is target for research

AUTHOR(S)
Traynor, Kate
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;6/1/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p967
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
61141677

 

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