Outbreak of Anticonvulsant Intoxication in an Australian City*

Tyrer, J. H.; Eadie, M. J.; Sutherland, J. M.; Hooper, W. D.
October 1970
British Medical Journal;10/31/1970, Vol. 4 Issue 5730, p271
Academic Journal
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