TITLE

Letter: Antibiotic discs active against resistant organisms

AUTHOR(S)
Shafi, M S
PUB. DATE
April 1974
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;4/27/1974, Vol. 2 Issue 5912, p223
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64110237

 

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