TITLE

Exercise programs need validated tests

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, Paul O.; Gerkin, Richard D.
PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Jul97, Vol. 41 Issue 7, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
9707265199

 

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