TITLE

Hope and Suffering: Children, Cancer, and the Paradox of Experimental Medicine

AUTHOR(S)
Mossey, Mathew
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Canadian Bulletin of Medical History;2010, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p415
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
A review of the book "Hope & Suffering: Children, Cancer & the Paradox of Experimental Medicine" by Gretchen Krueger is presented.
ACCESSION #
67520313

 

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