TITLE

Routine Induction of Labour by Amniotomy and Simultaneous Syntocinon (Synthetic Oxytocin) Infusion

AUTHOR(S)
Pawson, Michael E.; Simmons, Stanley C.
PUB. DATE
July 1970
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;7/25/1970, Vol. 3 Issue 5716, p191
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64321605

 

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