TITLE

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A PRIMARY CARE DOCTOR

AUTHOR(S)
CHEN, CANDICE
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Washington Monthly;Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 45 Issue 7/8, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of being a primary care pediatrician in Washington, D.C.
ACCESSION #
94923553

 

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