TITLE

Letter: Relative risks of obesity and smoking

AUTHOR(S)
Khosla, T; Lowe, C R
PUB. DATE
October 1973
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;10/13/1973, Vol. 4 Issue 5884, p106
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64108502

 

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