TITLE

Abundance of left hemispheric embolic strokes complicating coronary angiography and PTCA

AUTHOR(S)
LEKER, RONEN ROBERT; POLLAK, ARTHUR; ABRAMSKY, ODED; BEN-HUR, TAMIR
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Jan1999, p116
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66699707

 

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