TITLE

Diagnosis of Thoracic Aorta Dissection

AUTHOR(S)
Crawford, Michael H.
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;7/15/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 13, p98
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Diagnosis of Thoracic Aorta Dissection," by Michael H. Crawford, which appeared in the July 2011 issue of "Clinical Cardiology Alert."
ACCESSION #
63193601

 

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