TITLE

P1–015ACTIONS OF THE SYMPTOM CONTROL RESEARCH GROUP (SCORE-G) IN THE PALLIATIVE CARE FIELD IN JAPAN: REPORT 3

AUTHOR(S)
Tanda, S.; Yoshimoto, T.; Hashizume, T.; Tomiyasu, S.; Tamaki, T.; Yomiya, K.; Ryu, E.; Kagaya, H.; Suzuki, T.; Matoba, M.
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Annals of Oncology;Nov2013 Supplement 9, Vol. 24, pix66
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
92604628

 

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