TITLE

Predicted values: how should we use them?

AUTHOR(S)
Quanjer, P H
PUB. DATE
August 1988
SOURCE
Thorax;Aug1988, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p663
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66045336

 

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