TITLE

Epidemiology of cerebral palsy

AUTHOR(S)
JESSEN, CHRISTINE; MACKIE, PHILIP; JARVIS, STEPHEN
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Mar1999, pF158
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66876767

 

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