TITLE

Inside the ICU: A Nursing Perspective

AUTHOR(S)
Bell, Linda
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Apr2011, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p98
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "Inside the ICU: A Nursing Perspective," by Melody M. Stenrose.
ACCESSION #
59751665

 

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